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Attorney Admissions

Cell Phone Use Policy and Application


Certificate of Good Standing from the Western District of New York

To obtain a certicate of good standing, please submit a letter request that includes a check for the $19.00 fee (made out to the Clerk of Court) and a self-addressed, stamped evelope.  Requests can be mailed to either city:

Clerk of Court, WDNY
US District Court
2 Niagara Square
Buffalo, NY 14202
Clerk of Court, WDNY
US District Court
100 State Street, Rm. 2120
Rochester, NY  14614


Note:  All attached documents are in Adobe Acrobat PDF file format.  You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader to view these documents.  If you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, you may get it here.


Attorney Admission Procedures March 2017.docx24.21 KB
Petition for Attorney Admission March 2017-Fillable - New - PJH.pdf120.43 KB
Admission Sponsor Form5.38 KB
Attorney Oath Form4.83 KB
Civility Principles and Oath74.33 KB
Required Pro Bono Form11.28 KB
CM/ECF Registration Form38.77 KB
Attorney Database Info36.49 KB
Courthouse Security and Limitations on Use of Personal Electronic Devices within the Western District of New York181.62 KB

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