Application For Admission To Practice Form. This is a Texas form and can be use in District Court Federal.
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS MEMORANDUM To: Attorneys Applying for Admission to Practice in the Eastern District of Texas From: Attorney Admissions Clerk Subject: Application for Admission to Practice Attached is an Application for Admission and a Motion for Admission to Practice. Compliance with the following instructions will help to expedite the admission process. 1. Please complete the application for admission. Be sure to: (A.) Answer every question (B.) Complete the Oath of Admission at the end of the Application. (C.) Have the Oath of Admission notarized with a seal affixed 2. Have the Motion for Admission completed by an attorney who meets the criteria outlined in the motion. 3. Send the original application for admission, motion for admission and a check in the amount of $150.00 made payable to “U.S. District Clerk” to the following address: Clerk, US District Court ATTN: Attorney Admissions Clerk 300 Willow, Room 104 Beaumont, Texas 77701 The attorney admission fee in the amount of $150.00 is required by statute. The local bar membership fee of $10.00 per year which shall be paid triennially is waived per General Order 08-14. Once your application is approved, a certificate of admission will be mailed to you. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please call the attorney admissions clerk at (409) 654-7000. /attyadm Revised 09/16/2010 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS LAST NAME GENERATION DATE OF BIRTH: FIRST NAME MIDDLE/MAIDEN NAME GENDER: Male Female TEXAS BAR NO.____________________OUT OF STATE BAR NO. ____________________ ARE YOU A STATE COURT JUDGE OR AN ATTORNEY FOR A GOVERNMENTAL AGENCY? YES NO (Fee waived) FIRM NAME: FIRM ADDRESS: TELEPHONE NUMBER: FAX NUMBER: EMAIL ADDRESS: SECONDARY EMAIL ADDRESS: IF YOU ANSWER YES TO EITHER OF THE NEXT THREE QUESTIONS, PLEASE ATTACH A SEPARATE SHEET OF PAPER TO THIS APPLICATION AND PROVIDE A DETAILED EXPLANATION. 1. Has any application for admission to practice before any court ever been denied you or has your privilege to practice before any court ever been suspended? YES ______ NO ______ 2. Has disciplinary action been taken against you by any court or by any Bar Association or Committee that would reflect unfavorably upon your conduct, competency or fitness as a member of the Bar? YES NO 3. Other than minor traffic violations, have you ever been charged, arrested or convicted of a criminal offense? YES NO American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 4. Please list other courts in which you are currently admitted to practice: ______________________________________________________________________________ I acknowledge that I have read Local Rule AT-3, the “Standards of Practice to be Observed by Attorneys” and the local rules of this court. I agree by evidence of my initials below that I will comply with these standards and local rules. Please initial here: OATH OF ADMISSION I, , DO SOLEMNLY SWEAR (OR AFFIRM) THAT I WILL DISCHARGE THE DUTIES OF ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR OF THIS COURT FAITHFULLY, THAT I WILL DEMEAN MYSELF UPRIGHTLY UNDER THE LAW AND THE HIGHEST ETHICS OF OUR PROFESSION; AND THAT I WILL SUPPORT AND DEFEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES. Date and Signature of Applicant SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN TO BEFORE ME, this day of , 20 . NOTARY PUBLIC or other officer This oath shall be sworn before a Notary Public or any other person authorized to administer oaths and the seal affixed. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS MOTION FOR ADMISSION OF ATTORNEY TO THE US DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS I ,_____________________________________________________, move for the admission of _____________________________________________, applicant, to the bar of this court and in support, state the following: 1. I am not related to the Applicant. 2. I am a member in good standing of ( ) The State Bar of Texas and/or ( ) The Bar of the U. S. District Court for the ___________________District of ___________________. 3. I have known Applicant personally and professionally for months/ years and am well acquainted with Applicant’s character. 4. I have reviewed Applicant’s application and the information in it is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. 5. I believe that Applicant is qualified for admission to the Bar of this Court, is competent to practice before this Court and has good private and professional character and standing. WHEREFORE, PREMISES CONSIDERED, I recommend Applicant for admission to practice before this court. Respectfully Submitted, Signature of Movant Texas Bar No:____________________________________ Firm Name: _ Address:______________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ Telephone:______________________________ American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com