US Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey Pro Hac Vice

Court Description

Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey 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:

Is there a Fee?

Yes. Local counsel is a requirement of pro hac vice admission in the bankruptcy courts for the District of New Jersey. Local counsel can also provide valuable insight into matters of local practice that can impact the representation of your client. Find available local counsel by choosing the Local Counsel tab on this page.

What Documents Do I Need?

Local counsel should file the Motion, Affidavit, and proposed Order into the case in which the applicant seeks admission. The fee is payable online at the time of filing.

How do I Apply?

Pro hac vice admission in New Jersey requires a Motion, Affidavit, and Order. Download free sample forms by choosing the Forms tab on this page.

Is Local Counsel Required?

Yes. The fee for admission is $150 per attorney, per case, in the bankruptcy courts in New Jersey.