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How does an attorney get admitted to practice in the District?

Any attorney who is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Alabama may be admitted to the Bar of this Court upon the submission of an application, payment of the prescribed admission fee, and (A) the order of a district judge of this Court (on oral or written motion by a member of the Bar of this Court or on the Court's own motion), and the administering of the prescribed oath before any judge (or other designee) of this Court; or (B) the filing of a certificate of good standing from the Clerk of the United States District Court located within the district in which the applicant resides or regularly practices law. Attorneys are required to renew their application for admission every five years by submission of an application and payment of the prescribed fee. (See M.D. Ala. LR 83.1)