Special Master Application Form

Special Masters, who are volunteers, are appointed by the courts and must be active members of the State Bar in good standing for at least five (5) years.

By statute, Special Masters are selected from a list of qualified attorneys maintained by the State Bar. This list is provided to the courts and prosecutors in the event that the services of a Special Master are required.

Special Master Search Summary Form

Special Masters should submit a Search Summary Form to the State Bar each time a search is performed. DO NOT provide specific information such as parties searched on the Search Summary Form.

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