New Board Certification fees for all specialties:
$400 Application fee (due upon submission and non-refundable)
$400 Examination/Certification fee. Click here to see which states are waived from the examination.

Recertification fee for all specialties:
$400 (every five years)
$300 (Sr.status-every 5 years)

Annual Reporting fee for all specialties:
$295 (plus $50 for each additional certification)
$200 (Sr. status-no additional fee for multiple certifications)
$100 (government employees) – please call office for discount code 508.384.6565
A portion of the fee will be applied to maintain our ABA Accreditation. This annual reporting fee is separate from all other filings (e.g. State collections and recertification).

State fees:
Various states require an accreditation fee from us; please contact the office for those states. All fees are subject to change without notice.

*Florida applicants: If you are contemplating applying for NBTA board certification in civil trial advocacy, criminal trial advocacy or family law advocacy and you are a member of the Florida Bar, please DO NOT APPLY unless you are already board certified by the Florida Bar in a similar specialty area. If you are interested in applying for certification with the Florida Bar, please contact them at 850.561.5850.