Ohio Pro Hac Vice Counsel & Admission Rules

Ohio Pro Hac Vice Admission Rules & Lawyers

Pro Hac Vice Ohio


Is there a fee

Yes. The fee for admission pro hac vice in the Ohio courts is $150, made payable to the Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services.

What documents do I need?

You will need an Affidavit and a Motion for Permission to Appear.

How do I apply?

Register online with the Ohio Supreme Court Office of Attorney Services at http://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/AttySvcs/PHV/. Upon completing the registration requirements, you will receive a Certificate of Pro Hac Vice Registration by e-mail. File the Motion in the court in which admission is sought. If granted, the Office of Attorney Services should be notified through the online system.

Is local counsel required

Yes. Local counsel can provide valuable insight into matters of local practice that will assist in your representation of your client.