Local counsel is not strictly required, however local counsel can provide valuable insight into matters of local practice that can assist you in representing your client. Choose from available local counsel by choosing Local Counsel on this page.
First time applicants must file on paper, and make their check payable to “Clerk, US District Court.” First-time applicants will not be given CM/ECF filing passwords until they have been admitted pro hac vice (the court will e-mail a username and password once admitted). Send an original and one copy of the completed pro hac vice application, original Certificate of Good Standing, and fee to CLERK, US DISTRICT COURT, Attn: Attorney Admissions Clerk, 401 W WASHINGTON ST, STE 130, PHOENIX, ARIZONA 85003. If you have an e-filing password from prior cases, call the Clerk’s office for payment instructions.
You will need an Application for Admission Pro Hac Vice and a Certificate of Good Standing from a federal court in which the applicant is admitted to practice. Download free sample forms on the Forms tab on this page.
The fee for pro hac vice admission in the District of Arizona is $35.