Frequently Asked Questions
 01  How can I access Fastcase?

Log in to the Member Portal to utilize your free Fastcase account.

 02  How do I pay Bar license fees, update my contact information, or order a letter of good standing or Bar Card?

  • Log in to the Member Portal to pay your license fees online. To print a notice, please go to www.gabar.org and select Print License Fee Notice. The print notice function can be utilized without logging in.

  • To update your Member Profile, order a letter of good standing or Bar Card, etc., log in to the Member Portal and select the desired menu option.

  • Questions? Contact membership@gabar.org.

 03 How do I join the State Bar as Active, Inactive or Foreign Law Consultant?

In order to finalize your enrollment as Active, Inactive or Foreign Law Consultant and be issued a Bar number, please submit your enrollment forms along with payment of license fees. To pay by credit card, please email your enrollment forms to membership@gabar.org and someone from our department will email you with payment instructions. Be sure to check your spam folder for the email if it is not received.

 

To pay by check or money order, you can mail your forms to: Membership Department, State Bar of Georgia, 104 Marietta St. NW, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303.  Please make checks or money orders payable to State Bar of Georgia.

 

Items necessary to enroll are:

  1. Enrollment Form

  2. Oath 

  3. License fee notice with payment

 

 04 How do I join the State Bar as Provisional?

In order to finalize your enrollment as Provisional and be issued a Bar number, please submit your enrollment form and declaration of qualifications form along with payment. To pay by credit card, please email your forms to membership@gabar.org and someone from our department will email you with payment instructions. Be sure to check your spam folder for the email if it is not received.

 

To pay by check or money order, you can mail your forms to: Membership Department, State Bar of Georgia, 104 Marietta St. NW, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303.  Please make checks or money orders payable to State Bar of Georgia.

 

Items necessary to enroll are:

  1. Provisional Enrollment Form

  2. Declaration of Qualifications

  3. Payment of $127

 05  How can I apply for pro hac vice admission?

 

​If you need help with pro hac vice admission, please email Kathy Jackson at kathyj@gabar.org.

 06  How can I get a Disciplinary History Letter?

Log in to the member portal and order your letter from the store, or click here to access an order form.

 07 How do I access the member directory?

Search the ReliaGuide member directory here.

 

 08  How do I access the Rules?

If you wish to download a PDF copy of the Rules and Regulations of the State Bar of Georgia, click here. If you are an attorney and need help with an Ethics questions, call the Ethics Helpline at 404-527-8741 or 800-682-9806.

 09  Has member personal data been compromised?

Thus far, the investigation has not identified that personal data has been compromised.

 10  Has confidential or sensitive disciplinary information been compromised?

At this time, the investigation has not identified that confidential, sensitive, business or disciplinary information has been compromised.

 11  When was the Bar aware of the breach?

Suspicious activity was detected Thursday, April 28, at 4 p.m., and we went into action.

 12  How quickly will things be online?

Our process has progressed with deliberate speed. We anticipate some functionality will return the week of May 16.
Additional information will be communicated to members as it becomes available.

 13  Has email to/from the Bar been restored?

Last week, email boxes started to repopulate and staff email access has been restored. Certain email delivered between April 29 and May 13 may or may not have been delivered. To be certain, you may want to consider resending email delivered on or around that time.

 14  I need a lawyer referral. What can I do?

Call the Atlanta Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service at 404-521-0777. They can assist individuals across the state.

 15  How do I file a complaint against a lawyer?

If you need help with a complaint against a lawyer, please call 404-527-8720.