Effective January 2019, renewal payments for the Quapaw Nation Court Bar Association will be due by January 31. In December, your office will be mailed a letter with an updated contact information sheet for the Quapaw Nation Court Bar Association with a docket list for the upcoming year. Once you have completed and returned the information sheet a new bar association card will be mailed out to you each year.
If you have questions please feel free to contact the Quapaw Nation Court, Court Clerk’s office at 918-542-1853, ext. 0234.
At the time the application for admission the Bar is filed, the applicant shall also provide the following additional documents:
- An official, original certificate of good standing issued by the bar of the highest court of any state of the United States, or the District Court of Columbia dated no more the 90 calendar days prior to the date of application to the Quapaw Nation Bar.
- Sign and date # 17 “Consent to Jurisdiction” of the Quapaw Nation Under Rule 9 of the ordinance regulating the practice of law in the Quapaw Nation
- A $75.00 check or money order made payable to the Quapaw Nation Court This amount includes a non-refundable twenty dollars ($35.00) application fee and thirty dollars ($40.00) annual membership fee.
***Pro Hac Vice fee is twenty-five dollars ($25.00) per case filing. Make all money orders or checks payable to the Quapaw Nation Court ***
*** All renewal fees are due by Jan 31st of each year. A reminder letter will be mailed out the first of December every year. As of 2-1-2023 the Renewal Fee is now 40.00 per year. ***
*** If renewal fees are not paid from February 1 to December 31 come the next year the attorney will have to reapply to the Quapaw Nation Bar. ***
*** Complete Oath for Admission and Return with Application for Quapaw Nation Bar association.
Completed applications and supporting documents may be submitted either in person at the Quapaw Nation, Court Clerk’s office or mailed to Quapaw Nation, Attn: Court Clerk, P.O. Box 765 Quapaw, Oklahoma 74363
Pro Hac Vice fee is $25 per case filing. Make all money orders or checks payable to the Quapaw Nation Court Bar Association.
Oaths & Ordinances for Attorneys
Quapaw Nation Resolution 032115-A (PDF): Attorney Rules of Professional Conduct
Quapaw Nation Resolution 032115-B (PDF): Regulating the Practice of Law in the Quapaw Tribal Court