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Do your rules provide for admission on motion?

Alabama Effective in September 2006, a lawyer who actively practiced 5 of the past 6 years who becomes a permanent resident or certifies the
intention to maintain and conduct the primary practice of law may be admitted without examination.

Arizona Must have held a law license in active status for 3 out of the 5 years immediately preceding application. If applicants meet requirements,
there is a provision for practice pending admission on motion. Professorship recognition requires full-time law school professorship. Applicant may
qualify by either 1) being admitted by bar examination in a reciprocal jurisdiction or 2) being admitted by bar examination in any U.S. jurisdiction
and thereafter were admitted to and engaged in the active practice of law in a reciprocal jurisdiction for 3 of the last 5 years while maintaining a law
license in active status.

District of Columbia Attorney who has been a member in good standing of the bar for 5 years; or attorney, with J.D. from ABA-approved law
school, admitted by examination in jurisdiction, having attained 133 scaled MBE score in the jurisdiction in which attorney is admitted and 75
scaled MPRE score, can be admitted without examination.

Hawaii Full-time faculty members at the University of Hawaii Law School who graduated from an ABA-approved law school and who have been
admitted to practice in another U.S. jurisdiction are eligible. In addition, full-time active-duty uniformed-service judge advocates may apply for lim­
ited admission without examination to represent, without additional compensation, certain active-duty enlisted military personnel and their depen­
dents. Attorneys who are graduates of ABA-accredited law schools, actively licensed to practice law in another U.S. jurisdiction, and employed
by a civil legal service provider recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is eligible to receive funds from the Indigent Legal
Assistance Fund may apply for limited admission.

Iowa Applicants who have failed 5 or more bar examinations are not eligible for admission on motion.

Nevada Admission on motion is unavailable. Admission by certification is allowed for faculty of the National Judicial College, Boyd Law School,
in-house corporate, and some government agencies.

New Jersey Admission on motion for a plenary license was adopted on September 1, 2016. Limited licenses on motion include in-house counsel,
military spouse, law school professor, and foreign in-house counsel registration. Please refer to the Massachusetts Board of Bar Examiners’ web­
site for specific requirements and fees.

New York There is also a separate $375 attorney registration fee that must be paid prior to admission and every 2 years thereafter.

Oregon Admission on motion is only available to attorneys who passed the bar examination and are active members in a jurisdiction that allows
attorneys licensed in Oregon to become regular members of the bar in that jurisdiction without passage of that jurisdiction’s bar examination.

Pennsylvania An applicant must have graduated from a law school that was approved by the ABA at the time of the applicant’s matriculation or
graduation.

South Carolina Admission on motion only for dean or a tenured professor of the University of South Carolina School of Law or the Charleston
School of Law.

Guam Only government attorneys may be admitted temporarily without written examination and only for the purposes of government employment.
Government attorneys applying for temporary admission must still undergo a character and fitness investigation. Attorneys admitted under this rule
are only granted temporary admission for a maximum of 5 years.

Northern Mariana Islands Government attorneys may be admitted temporarily without written examination and only for the purposes of govern­
ment employment. Government attorneys applying for temporary admission must still undergo a character and fitness investigation. Attorneys
admitted under this rule are only granted temporary admission for a maximum of 4 years.

Palau Attorneys may be admitted pro hac vice for a fee of $1,000; or if employed by the government of Palau or any other government entity or
Micronesian Legal Services Corporation, they may be admitted to practice for 4 years without taking the bar exam. The admission fee is $200.

Virgin Islands On motion of authorized departments or agencies, an attorney may be specially admitted to practice law before the VI Supreme
Court and the Superior Court, without written examination and as an employee of the department or agency. Once admitted, the specially admitted
government attorney must take the Virgin Islands Bar Exam within 2 years and pass within 3 years; otherwise the special admission automatically
expires.

What is the number of years of practice required for admission on motion?

Idaho Motion applicants must have been substantially engaged in the active practice of law for length required in originating jurisdiction but no
less than 3 of the past 5 years.

Maine Lawyers from New Hampshire and Vermont may be admitted after 3 years of practice; all other lawyers must have practiced 5 of past 7
years.

Massachusetts Board requires proof that the applicant has been actively engaged in the practice of law for 5 out of the past 7 years immediately
preceding the application.

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