Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US District Court for the Middle District of Georgia 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. Pro hac vice applicants must associate with local counsel as a condition of admission in the Middle District of Georgia. 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.
Mail the original, signed Petition to Plead and Practice Pro Hac Vice and a Certificate of Good Standing from the state in which you primarily practice to the Clerk at US District Court, Middle District of Georgia, Attn Admissions Clerk, PO BOX 128, Macon, GA 31202. Once admitted, the Court will provide a username and password to the CM/ECF system. Use that login to pay the admission fee online.
You will need a Petition to Plead and Practice Pro Hac Vice. Download free sample forms by choosing the Forms tab on this page.
Yes. The fee for pro hac vice admission to the Middle District of Georgia is $100 per case.