Petition For Admission (To Federal Bar) Form. This is a Connecticut form and can be use in District Court Federal.
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT PETITION FOR ADMISSION (FORM MUST BE TYPED) I, _________________________________________________________, do hereby petition the Honorable Judges of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut for admission to the Bar of the Court, and I respectfully submit to the Clerk of Court the following information required by Local Rule 83.1.(b): 1. I reside at: ________________________________________________________________ 2. My office address is: Name of Firm: _________________________________________________________________ Address: ______________________________________________________________________ Office Phone Number: _______________________ FAX Number: _______________________ Email Address: _________________________________________________________________ 3. I was admitted to practice before the Bar of the following courts (list all state and federal courts and dates of admission): _____________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________ Please include a current (dated within the past six months) certificate of good standing from each court listed. 4. I was previously admitted as a pro hac vice attorney in the District of Connecticut. My assigned pro hac vice number is: phv____________ 5. I received my undergraduate degree from _________________________________________ in (year) ___________, with a degree in ____________________________________________ I received my degree of J.D. or LL.B from___________________________________ in (year) ___________ I received my degree of LL.M. from________________________________________ in (year) ___________ 6. I have been engaged in the general practice of law in (name the state or district): ______________________________________________________________________________ from (date): ________________________ to the present time. 7. I have carefully studied the jurisdictional provisions of Title 28 of the United States Code, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, and the Local Rules of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 8. I have attached to this petition certificates from two members of the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, stating the following: • • • • • • where and when the sponsor was admitted to practice in this Court; that the sponsor has known the petitioner in a professional legal capacity for at least six months; that the petitioner has good professional character; that the petitioner is experienced at the bar; how long and under what circumstances the sponsor has known the petitioner's professional character and experience as an attorney; and that the sponsor knows of no fact which would call into question the integrity or character of the petitioner. 9. I enclose a $160.00 check, payable to the Clerk, U. S. District Court. Dated at (city and state) ___________________________________________, this ___________ day of ____________________, 20______. _____________________________________________________ Signature of Applicant _____________________________________________________ Typed Name of Applicant CERTIFICATE OF THE CLERK The Clerk, or her designee of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, do hereby certify that I have received and examined the petition for admission from the applicant and find it to be in full compliance with the requirements of the Local Rules. Accordingly, the petition is hereby approved and filed. Dated at Hartford, Connecticut, this ___________ day of _______________________________, 20___________. Clerk, U.S. District Court By _______________________________________ Deputy Clerk Revised March 2011 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com ADDENDUM TO PETITION FOR ADMISSION TO THE BAR OF THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT AFFIDAVIT (FORM MUST BE TYPED) NAME OF APPLICANT ______________________________________________________________________________ Have you ever been denied admission to, been disciplined by, resigned from, surrendered your license to practice before, or withdrawn an application for admission to practice while facing a disciplinary complaint before this Court or any other Court? _____ No _____ Yes If your answer is yes, please explain: Do you have any pending disciplinary complaint(s) as to which a finding has been made that such complaint(s) should proceed to a hearing? _____ No _____ Yes If your answer is yes, please explain: ____________________________________________ Signature of Applicant Sworn and subscribed before me this ___________ day of ___________________________, 20_________. ____________________________________________ Notary Public/Commissioner of the State Revised March 2011 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com