Apply to be a Knight
Before filling out the application, please visit
our Selection Criteria page to see if
your background meets our selection criteria.
There is no charge to apply. If your
application meets our criteria, you will be invited to join.
If you accept, there will be a one-time enrollment fee to be
registered. This fee
is a lifetime membership fee. You will not need to pay an annual membership
fee to remain a member. (This fee does not
include the online registry, which will be billed separately if
you choose to participate.) There will be no additional
fee if you upgrade your status as a result of meeting the
criteria for a higher level.
You can apply online
or print the mail-in application by selecting the link
In addition to the prestige of being
selected for invitation to one of the most exclusive attorney
memberships in the profession, Knights of the Bar
members may list in our online registry, where prospective
clients search for top attorneys. Members can also choose
from a number of handsome member
recognition plaques to display in their office or reception
Recommend an Attorney
Knights of the Bar relies heavily on the
recommendation of attorneys to locate and review future Knights.
If you feel you know a prominent lawyer you would like to recommend for
inclusion among the profession's best attorneys, please visit our
Recommend an Attorney page.