Apply for Board Certification or Pay Your Re-certification fee and Annual Dues
New Board Certification fees for all specialties:
$400 Application fee (mandatory upon filing of application)
$400 Examination/Certification fee. Please note: The following state civil and criminal exams are recognized by us in lieu of taking our examination: AZ, FL, NJ, NM and TX (fee still applicable).
Recertification fee for all specialties:
$400 (every five years)
Annual Reporting fee for all specialties:
A portion of the fee will be applied to maintain our ABA Accreditation. This annual reporting fee is separate from all other filings (e.g. State collections and recertification).
Various states require an accreditation fee from us; please contact the office for those states.
*All fees are subject to change without notice.
Important state requirements
All applicants to the NBLSC who are members of the Florida Bar (Civil, Criminal & Family) must have first secured board certification through the Florida Bar in the same area applied for through the NBLSC
Board Certification is a rigorous testing and approval process that officially recognizes the extensive education and courtroom experience of our attorneys. NBLSC provides Board Certification for Trial Lawyers, Civil Lawyers, Criminal Lawyers, Family Lawyers, Social Security Disability Lawyers and Civil Pretrial Lawyers.