THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BAR
____________________________ County Re: Oath of Office as an Attorney at Law
I, ________________________________________, do solemnly swear that I will support the
Constitution of the United States; so help me God.
I, ________________________________________, do solemnly and sincerely swear that I will
be faithful and bear true allegiance to the State of North Carolina and to the Constitutional powers and
authorities which are or may be established for the government thereof; and that I will endeavor to
support, maintain and defend the Constitution of said state, not inconsistent with the Constitution of the
United States, to the best of my knowledge and ability; so help me God.
I, ________________________________________, do swear that I will truly and honestly
demean myself in the practice of an Attorney, according to the best of my knowledge and ability, so help
Signature of Petitioner
________________________________________ has been presented to the undersigned judge
presiding of the General Court of Justice in open court for admission to the practice of law in North
Carolina by a duly licensed North Carolina attorney. The attorney for admission has exhibited to the
Court a certificate of license to practice law in North Carolina issued by the North Carolina Board of
Law Examiners. The attorney for admission has taken the oaths prescribed for attorneys before the
undersigned. The attorney for admission is entitled to be admitted to the practice of law in North
IT IS ORDERED that ________________________________________ be and is hereby
admitted to the practice of law in all the Courts of this State.
This the ____________ day of ________________________, 20 ______.
____________________________ Court Division
General Court of Justice