A Certificate of Good Standing verifies that an attorney is a member in good standing with the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. A fee of $18 is required for this certificate.
If you are a CM/ECF authorized user, you may request and pay for your certificate by logging into CM/ECF
. Locate the Request for Certificate of Good Standing
function, found under Civil Events
> Other Filings
. You must be prepared with the attorney's bar number and email address to send the certificate to, as well as a credit card for the fee. In most instances, the certificate will be emailed, in PDF format, no later than the following business day.
If you choose not to submit your request electronically, mail or traditionally file your written request (include attorney's full name and bar number) along with the $18 fee to any one of the divisional offices. You can obtain the mailing address for any U.S. District Clerk's Office through our website menu. Just click on Court Info
> Court Locations
and select the divisional office you want to mail the request to.