Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US District Court for the Southern District of Florida 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 admission in the Southern District of Florida. 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 Motion to Appear, Consent to Designation, and Request for Electronic Filing in the case in which admission is sought. Pay the fee during the filing process online.
You will need a Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice, Consent to Designation, and Request for Electronic Filing. Download free sample forms by choosing the Forms tab on this page.
Yes. The fee for admission is $75.