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).
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.