Application To Practice
Application To Practice Form. This is a Texas form and can be use in District Court Federal.
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Application to Practice United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas 1. Name:_______________________________________ Birth Date: _______________________ 2. Home address: _________________________________________________________________ 3. Firm name: ____________________________________________________________________ 4. Firm address: __________________________________________________________________ 5. Firm Telephone: ________________________________________________________________ 6. Firm E-mail: ____________________________________________________________________ 7. Identify a state bar of which you are admitted. _______________________________________ 8. Number: _____________________________ Identify a United States District Court bar of which you are a member. District:________________________________ Number: _____________________________ 9. Please list certifications: __________________________________________________________ 10. Have you ever been the subject of discipline by a court or bar? G Yes If yes, please attach a description and a copy of the final disposition. 11. Attach a copy of any conviction of a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude or any felony. 12. If you responded to item nine or ten, attach all information you feel would assist the court in determining your fitness to practice law in this district. 13. List two members of this court’s bar who will state that (a) they are not related to you; (b) they have known you for at least twelve months or otherwise know you well; (c) they have read this application; and (d) they believe your legal competence and character to be good. A. G No Reference’s name, office address, state bar number and telephone number: ______________________________________________________________________________ B. Reference’s name, office address, state bar number and telephone number: ______________________________________________________________________________ Subscribed under penalty for perjury. __________________________________________ Applicant __________________________________________ Date COURT USE ONLY: The state bar reports that the applicant’s status is: Dated: . Signed: Deputy Clerk American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas Attorney Registration Form for District Electronic Filing (Please print or type) Date: First/Middle/Last Name: State Bar Number: Licensing State: Admitted to Practice in the Southern District of Texas: G Yes or G Pro Hac Vice Firm: Street and Suite: City State Zip: Voice: Facsimile: E-Mail for Electronic service: If you have already attended ECF training or are registered for ECF in another U. S. Bankruptcy or District Court, give us the court and district: By submitting this form, I agree to abide by these rules: 1. I will maintain familiarity with the technical and procedural requirements as they are adopted by the court. 2. Use of my login and password constitutes my signature on documents filed electronically for purposes of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure. 3. I am responsible for all use of my login and password, authorized or not. 4. By registering, I consent to electronic service of documents and notices through the court’s Electronic Filing System and waive service by other means. Applicant’s Signature: If mailed, please return to : Electronic Registration United States District Court P. O. Box 61010 Houston, Texas 77208-1010 Court Use Only: The state bar reports that the applicant’s status is: Dated: . Signed: Deputy Clerk American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com Admission Requirements Southern District of Texas Eligibility: To apply for admission, you must be licensed to practice law by the licensing authority of one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or a Territory of the United States, and if licensed by a licensing authority other than the State of Texas, then an attorney must also be a member in good standing of a United States District Court (Local Rule 83.1(A)). Steps: You must apply on the court’s form and pay the fee. You must attend an approved workshop and take the oath from a judicial officer. Workshop: Applicants must attend a workshop, unless they: a. b. c. Have reached the age of seventy. Reside out of the district and are a member of the bar of another United States District Court and have filed an original certificate of good standing from it. Are a former circuit, district, bankruptcy, or magistrate judge. For attending the workshop you will get 2.5 hours (1.0 participatory and 0.5 ethics) of CLE credit. Mailing: Send your application and other documents to: Attorney Admissions, United States District Clerk, Post Office Box 61010, Houston, Texas 77208-1010. Notification: We will notify you when court acts on your application. Documents Required: Southern-District Resident and Texas State Bar Member Non-Resident and Texas State Bar Member Applicant not a Texas State Bar Member 1. The application and a fee of $150 to: Clerk, U.S. District Court. 1. The application and a fee of $150 to: Clerk, U.S. District Court. 1. The application and a fee of $150 to: Clerk, U.S. District Court. 2. A copy of your state bar card. 2. A copy of your state bar card. 2. A copy of your state bar card. 3. A self-addressed, stamped envelope. 3. A completed Attorney Registration Form for District Electronic Filing. 4. A self-addressed, stamped envelope. 5. To be exempt from the workshop, an original certificate of good standing from another federal court. 3. A completed Attorney Registration Form for District Electronic Filing. 4. A self-addressed, stamped envelope. 5. An original certificate of good standing from another federal court. 6. A non-resident attorney may choose to be exempted from attending the attorney workshop. Remember to include your check for $150. Without it, we cannot accept your application. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com