Legal Specialization Forms
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A summary of the standards for certification can be found here.
Certification Supplemental Materials
A summary of the standards for recertification can be found here.
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