Please note that, effective October 1, 2020, the Supreme Court of Alabama amended the Pro Hac Vice rule (Rule VII, of the Rules Governing Admission to the Alabama State Bar), to now require an annual $100 certification fee. This fee is assessed in February of each year, for any active motion during any portion of the prior calendar year.

Pro Hac Vice Filing Procedures

Contact the Office of Admissions & Attorney Licensing by email at or by phone at (334)269-1515 for inquiries regarding procedures for filing civil, criminal and pro bono PHV motions in an Alabama trial court.
For federal or appellate PHV motions, please contact the clerk of the court in which the case is pending.

PHV Quarterly Reports