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Attorney Admission Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How do I obtain the Application for Admission?
  2. What do I do after I complete the Application for Admission?
  3. How do I get sworn-in?
  4. Can I be sworn in remotely via telephone or video conference?
  5. How do I obtain an electronic filing login and password?
  6. Do I need a sponsor?
  7. Do you allow admission pro hac vice?
  8. I am out-of-state and have retained local counsel per E.D. Mich. LR 83.20(f). Do I still have to be admitted to the Court's bar?
  9. Is your attorney application available online?
  10. What happens if I file a document and I am not admitted to practice in the Eastern District of Michigan?
  11. I have been contacted by the Clerk of Court, advising that I am not admitted to practice in the Eastern District of Michigan. However, I believe that I am admitted. How do I correct this?

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