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Standard Certificate of Standing
(MOST COMMONLY REQUIRED)
Includes member’s full name, bar number, and date of admission,
plus any name changes, status changes, administrative actions,
reportable actions, and disciplinary history.
Foreign (Non-U.S.) Jurisdiction Certificate of Standing Requiring Notarization
(RARELY REQUIRED) A standard certificate of standing that is notarized, occasionally
required by foreign country jurisdictions but NOT by U.S. state bars or supreme courts.
Allow extra processing time for notarized certificates.
Complaint Check Certificate of Standing
(ORDER ONLY IF SPECIFICALLY REQUESTED BY OTHER JURISDICTION)
This is a standard certificate of standing with the ADDITION
of any confidential complaint (or "grievance") information; you DO NOT need
a separate standard certificate to accompany it to another jurisdiction.
A complaint check certificate will be released only with the written authorization and proof
of identification of the subject/requesting member. It may only be sent to another state bar or
supreme court, or to the address of record of the authorizing member.
Click here for the required authorization form;
email or fax it as indicated after completing your online certificate order and payment,
accompanied by a copy of an identifying document (bar card, DMV driver's license or ID card,
or passport). Allow extra processing time for complaint check certificates.
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