NOTE: Oral argument walk-in admissions no longer accepted.
NEW: Effective 3/12/2020 – ORDER REGARDING REMOTE ADMISSIONS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Effective immediately, and continuing until further notice, applications for admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of Georgia are limited to lawyers who have a pending matter in this Court or anticipate that a matter will be pending either through the filing of a notice of direct appeal, application, petition, motion, or a certified question case. These applications must be submitted electronically, and payment must be made online via a credit card. Electronic signatures of applicants and sponsors are permitted.
** If you were already scheduled to be admitted on March 17th or 19th, your wall license will be sent to you once you sign and return the oath that has been e-mailed to you.
Applicant Eligibility – Rule 4. An attorney may apply for admission to the Bar of the Court if:
- The attorney is in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia;
- Two attorneys, already admitted to this Court, endorse that the attorney is of good private and professional character.
Admission Checklist. An applicant must provide the Clerk with the following:
The prescribed admission fee payable by credit card (see payment page). E-mail the completed admission application to the Clerk’s office at email@example.com. The Clerk’s office will e-mail a confirmation when your admission form has been verified and processed. You will receive your wall license and instructions for signing the attorney roll book at a later date.