Legal Specialization Forms
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A summary of the standards for certification can be found here.
Certification Supplemental Materials
Recertification Supplemental Materials
Waiver of Strict Compliance
NC LEAF Application
Scholarships Opportunities for Prosecutors, Public Defenders, and Legal Service Providers: As a lawyer who works in public service, you may have the opportunity to qualify for a scholarship to cover the specialization application fee. A limited number of scholarships are available through a joint program with the NC Legal Education Assistance Foundation (NC LEAF), so apply early! For information about NC LEAF, visit their website.
Peer Reference Form
If you need a peer reference form, please contact Lanice Heidbrink.
For Service and Excellence Awards—Download