Legal Specialization Forms

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Recertification Application

A summary of the standards for recertification can be found here.

2015 Application for Recertification

Recertification Supplemental Materials

Criminal Law

Social Security Disability Law

Workers' Compensation

Waiver of Strict Compliance

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.

2016 LEAF application

Peer Reference Form
If you need a peer reference form, please contact Denise Mullen.

Nomination Forms for Service and Excellence Awards—Download

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