AIS-Registration

Information about AIS for Maryland attorneys

The Attorney Information System (AIS) is a comprehensive, secure database maintained by the Judiciary units that support the Court of Appeals in its role regulating the legal profession in Maryland. AIS provides a one-stop portal to help lawyers view, update, and maintain their attorney status.

Maryland lawyers can use AIS to:

  • Review and update your contact information.
  • Review your status as a Maryland lawyer.
  • Review administrative and disciplinary actions taken by the Court of Appeals.
  • Complete your annual compliance requirements, which include
    • Pay your Client Protection Fund assessment.
    • File your Pro Bono Legal Service Report.
    • File your Interest on Lawyers Trust Account (IOLTA) Report.
    • Confirm your Tax I.D. Number (TIN).
  • Access Statewide Uniform Subpoena Forms. (NEW as of 12/11/2019)

What Do I Need to Register the First Time?

  • A valid e-mail address. This address will be used for all future communications regarding your bar status.
  • Your Attorney I.D. Number. If you do not know your number, look it up here.
  • The last 6 digits of your Social Security Number. You will only use this the FIRST time you activate your account, to verify your identity.

Last updated: December 2019