to Appear Pro Hac Vice
Last Updated: April 1, 2013
A Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice
is filed by an attorney who is not admitted to practice generally
before the Court but wishes to appear for purposes of only one
case (pro hac vice literally means for this occasion or particular
CM-ECF login and password prior to filing motion.
Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice
The motion must
include the following information:
the attorney's residence,
office e-mail address,
courts in which the attorney
has been admitted to practice,
the attorney's legal training,
prior disciplinary action.
of Service on .
File Motion Electronically:
Log into CM/ECF.
Select [Bankruptcy > Motions/Applications].
the case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).
Select [Appear Pro Hac Vice] from
the event list.
Select the party
filer. If the party is not listed, click on .
may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the
box to create an association.
to select the Motion (.pdf file).
Note: Supporting documents may be added as to this document.
To pay via ACH
or credit card, leave the field blank and select [NEXT]
to continue filing. The credit card screen will appear
at the end of the event.
the text as appropriate.
the final docket text; if correct, click [Next]
to submit your document(s).
Note: The displays
giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are
immediately emailed to all participants who receive electronic
notification in the case.
that the attorney is admitted in the jurisdiction(s) listed
in the motion. If numerous
jurisdictions are listed, a minimum of five jurisdictions
will be verified. Contact information
for verifying an attorney's admission to a particular state. See
for verifying an attorney's admission in another federal court
can be found at http://jnet.ao.dcn/Court
the American Bar Association's On-line National Lawyer Regulatory
Data Bank to determine if any disciplinary action has been
reported regarding the attorney.
If additional information
is needed the attorney should be contacted and asked to file
a supplement or affidavit setting forth the additional information. Add a 'private
entry' indicating requested information.
verification is complete add private entry that information
was verified: Bankruptcy Events > Court Events
> Entry. Enhance
docket to read: Pro Hac Vice Information Verified.
inconsistencies are found submit to judge for review.
text order to Judge for review:
Text Order re Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice:
Order Granting Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice. (Related Doc
# 26) Non-resident attorney Train4
for Sven Olson is permitted to appear and participate in this
case. By Judge Shon Hastings (Text order only). Signed on
4/10/2013 (gks, court) (Entered: 04/10/2013)