Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Utah 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 courts for the District of Utah. Local counsel can also provide valuable insights into matters of local practice that can assist you in the representation of your client. Find available local counsel by choosing the Local Counsel tab on this page.
Local counsel files the Motion for Admission with accompanying documents into the case in which admission is sought. The fee is payable online at the time of filing.
Admission to the bankruptcy courts for the District of Utah requires a Motion, Application, and Proposed Order. Download free sample forms by choosing the Forms tab on this page.
The fee to practice pro hac vice in the bankruptcy courts for the District of Utah is $15.