South Carolina Pro Hac Vice Counsel & Admission Rules

South Carolina Pro Hac Vice Admission Rules & Lawyers

Pro Hac Vice South Carolina


Is there a fee

Yes. $250 filing fee payable to the South Carolina Supreme Court : South Carolina Supreme Court Office of Bar Admissions, PO Box 11330, Columbia, SC 29211,

What documents do I need?

Application for admission pro hac vice and a certificate of good standing.

How do I apply?

The motion shall be filed with a completed application for admission pro hac vice (including the certificate of good standing).

Is local counsel required

Yes. The State Bar of South Carolina requires out-of-state attorneys to associate with local counsel to gain admission pro hac vice before the South Carolina courts. In addition to the rules requiring it, local counsel's understanding of the local legal practice will benefit your client.