Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Hawaii must associate with local counsel. We provide required forms and answers to common questions about admission, always at no charge.
The rules for pro hac vice admission in the state, federal, and bankruptcy courts differ. For more information about the federal or bankruptcy district in which you need admission, use the following links:
Yes. Local counsel is a condition of pro hac vice practice in the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Hawaii. Local counsel can provide valuable insights into local practice which can assist you in representing your client. Choose from available local counsel by choosing the Local Counsel tab on this page.
File the Application, Declaration, and Designation electronically in the case in which admission is sought. The fee is payable at the time of filing.
Pro hac vice admission in the Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Hawaii. You will need an Application for Admission, Declaration, and Designation of Local Counsel. Download free sample forms by choosing the Forms tab on this page.
The fee for pro hac vice admission in the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Hawaii is $300.