United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Attorney Admissions Search

  • There is no renewal fee for Federal Circuit attorney admissions.
  • Attorney admission remains active as long as the attorney is in good standing with the court and has not been disciplined or sanctioned.
  • If you have recently submitted your bar admission paperwork, please allow 24 to 48 hours for processing and for it to appear in the search results.
  • Certificates are typically issued via Federal Express within 90 days from admission.
  • The Federal Circuit does not issue bar numbers.


Search tips: The Last Name is required, however if the First Name field is left empty, then all attorneys with the same last name will be displayed. You may use the wildcard character: * in your search query. For example, for all names starting with S use S*, for all names ending with a use *a, or if the name includes er use *er* in the search query.