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The Gonzaga University School of Law Alumni Association and Dean Jane Korn invite you to join us for a special Admission to the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court Swearing-In Ceremony in Washington D.C.
8:30 am – Arrive at Supreme Court for security clearance. Continental breakfast provided.
10:00 am – Swearing-In Ceremony
10:30 am – Reception with Supreme Court Justices and group photographs
12:00 pm – Lunch to follow at the U.S. Capital (location TBD), additional guests are welcome.
The cost for the Swearing-In Ceremony is $200 per participant (alumnus), payable to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Each participant is responsible for making and paying for his or her own travel arrangements and hotel accommodations.
Download the application and information PDF for admission to the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. The deadline on this brochure has been moved up to January 7, 2013, NOT February 1st.
1. Open Court Admission
In this admission, the applicant is presented in court on March 4, 2013, during a special session. The application and instructions for Open Court Admission to the bar can be found at http://www.supremecourt.gov/bar/baradmissions.aspx.
2. Written Motion Admission
If you are unable to attend, you may be admitted by written motion. Graduates can file a completed application directly with the U.S. Supreme Court Clerk’s Office. The certificate is mailed directly to the applicant. There is no quota on the number of alumni who can apply for admission by written motion.