Attorney Admissions

How does an attorney become admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware?

To be admitted into the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, you must be a member of the Delaware State Bar, and your sponsor must already be admitted to practice before the District Court. A General information sheet/Application for admission form may be obtained at the front counter of the Clerk’s Office or from this web site. The fee for attorney admission is $191.00. There is an $18.00 fee for a duplicate certificate of admission or certificate of good standing. For further information on attorney admissions, refer to Local Rule 83.5 or call the Attorney Admissions clerk at (302) 573-6170.