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Attorney Licensure

The Illinois Courts Attorney Licensure page provides information for lawyers and law students, for additional information visit our page for  Lawyers.

Name Change on the Illinois Supreme Court's Roll of Attorneys

The Illinois Supreme Court's Roll of Attorneys ("Roll") is a list of all attorneys admitted to practice law in Illinois. The Roll includes the names of lawyers even if they have not registered with the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission ("ARDC"). The Roll is maintained by the Clerk of the Illinois Supreme Court. A lawyer's name on the Roll will reflect the name under which the lawyer was admitted to the practice of law in Illinois or any subsequent name change allowed by the Court.

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e-Pay License / Replacement License Fee

Payment of law license fee and information for replacement license.

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Certificate of Admission/Good Standing to the Roll of Attorneys Licensed to Practice Law in Illinois

An attorney certificate of admission/good standing issued by the Supreme Court of Illinois may be requested for an attorney who is currently licensed by the Supreme Court of Illinois

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Bar Admission Ceremony for February 2024 Examinees

Bar Admission Ceremony Information and FAQs

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