2.3 - Attorneys

(a) Qualifications

An attorney may practice before OCAHO if admitted to practice before the federal courts or before the highest court of any state, the District of Columbia, or any territory or commonwealth of the United States.

(b) Appearance

Attorneys must enter an appearance before OCAHO in accordance with Chapter 2.1(b) (Entering an Appearance). See 28 C.F.R. § 68.33(f).

(c) Proof of Qualifications

An attorney’s own representation that the attorney is in good standing before any qualifying court will be sufficient proof of the attorney’s qualifications to appear before OCAHO, unless otherwise ordered by the ALJ.

Updated August 15, 2022