Pro Hac Vice in Arizona
Acting as Pro Hac Vice Counsel in Phoenix, Arizona?
If you have a case in Arizona, speak with a Phoenix defense lawyer at Knowles
Law Firm, PLC. The firm will be happy to discuss representation if you
desire to act as Pro Hac Vice anywhere in the state of Arizona.
Applicants for Pro Hac Vice in Arizona must meet the following requirements
set forth by the State Bar of Arizona:
Pro Hac Vice application
- Original certificate of good standing in every jurisdiction admitted
- Motion to associate local counsel
- Proposed Order
Information About Pro Hac Vice
Pro Hac Vice is a term used to describe lawyers who practice outside of
their jurisdiction. For example, a criminal defense attorney from California
might want to handle a case in Phoenix, but if they are not admitted to
practice in Phoenix courts, then they would have to make a motion for
Pro Hac Vice. This right is not guaranteed, and only granted in certain
Lawyers who wish to handle cases outside of their jurisdiction usually
must petition to their bar association to get a let of recommendation.
The bar association must provide information that this particular attorney
is a member in good standing, and in addition to that document, the lawyer
will likely also have to pay a fee. Fees for acting as Pro Hac Vice differ
depending on jurisdiction. Knowles Law Firm, PLC would like to discuss
representation with you if you are a non-Arizona Bar criminal defense
attorney who would like to handle a case in this state.