Comity Admission Requirements

Below are the requirements for admissions by comity:

  • Applicant must have graduated from a law school approved by the Council of the North Carolina State Bar
  • Applicant must have been duly licensed in a reciprocal jurisdiction and engaged in the full-time practice of law as principal means of livelihood for a minimum of four out of the six years immediately preceding the filing of the application
  • Applicant may be required to submit supporting documentation, including time sheets, to substantiate that Applicant meets the requirements for admission by comity.
  • For more detailed information regarding the Requirements for Admission by Comity, please see Rule .0502