Pro Hac Vice Procedures

Procedures for Applying to Appear Pro Hac Vice

1. File a Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice and Upload a Proposed Order

The motion must be filed electronically in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio. The motion must comply with the requirements of Local Rule 2090-1. Local Rules and Orders. Local Rules and Orders. A proposed order should be uploaded when the motion is filed.

2. Monitor for Order Granting the Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio will process the motion, and, if appropriate, enter an order granting the motion.

3. Payment of the Fee is to United States District Court

Within 14 days of the date the Bankruptcy Court grants the motion, the attorney must pay the required fee to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. Failure to pay the fee may result in a revocation of the admission order or other action as determined by the Bankruptcy Court.

NOTE: The Bankruptcy Court cannot accept payment for this fee under any circumstances.

Payment of the fee may be by law firm check, certified check, cashier's check, or money order, made payable to: Clerk, U.S. District Court. The bankruptcy case number must be notated on the face of the check. Mail the payment, along with a copy of the Order Granting Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice, to the District Court at the following address:

United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
Office of the Clerk
Joseph P. Kinneary U.S. Courthouse
Room 121 
85 Marconi Boulevard
Columbus, Ohio 43215

The current fee for Motions to Appear Pro Hac Vice can be found here: https://www.ohsd.uscourts.gov/court-fee-schedule-and-payment-information.