Newly Admitted Bar Members


Welcome to the Mecklenburg County Bar (MCB).  You are joining over 5,000 members who are a part of a proud organization which has, for more than 100 years, played an important role in the shaping and development of our fair city and surrounding communities. 


The MCB can serve as your portal into the Mecklenburg County legal community through a multitude of services and volunteer opportunities:


New admittees receive the first year of MCB Young Lawyers Division membership for free! Beginning in the fall of 2013, each newly-admitted lawyer in Mecklenburg County who is eligible for membership in the MCB Young Lawyers Division will be granted FREE membership in the YLD throughout the fiscal year in which he or she is sworn-in.


Upcoming Swearing-In Ceremony


If you cannot attend any of the scheduled ceremonies, please follow these instructions for being sworn in at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse.






Spring 2014: Congratulations to the 65 new attorneys who were sworn in Spring 2014.

Fall 2013: Congratulations to the 167 new attorneys who were sworn in on September 26, 2013

Spring 2013: Congratulations to the 48 new attorneys who were sworn in on April 25, 2013

Fall 2012:  Congratulations to the 163 new attorneys who were sworn-in on Sept. 27, 2012