Attorney Admission Information
Please refer to Local Rule 83.5.1 for the requirements for admission to the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. You must submit an application and Certificate of Good Standing from the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) as indicated in the instructions which can be accessed with the application through the hyperlinks below. You can contact the SJC by calling 617-557-1050 or through their website www.sjccountyclerk.com/certofad.html.
Schedule For Admission CeremoniesCeremonies are held monthly in Boston and in the Fall and Spring in our regional offices: Springfield and Worcester. The dates are listed below.
Boston:The next ceremony in Boston is scheduled for
Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 1:30
For admittance consideration, completed applications must be received by
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Applicants will be notified via e-mail of their acceptance on or about
Thursday, September 10, 2015
The next ceremony in Worcester will be held in the Fall and has not been scheduled yet. The date will be posted in August. The court holds monthly ceremonies in Boston.