NACC Certification as a Child Welfare Law Specialist is valid for five years at which point certified attorneys must apply for Recertification. Recertification is required by all ABA accredited certification organizations. It helps ensure the integrity of specialization by requiring certified attorneys to demonstrate that they continue to be substantially involved in their area of specialization. Please refer to Section 3 of the NACC Standards for specifics.
Please find below the electronic Recertification Application, it is an abridged application process and does not require a writing sample or examination.
Fees: The Recertification fee is $300 and includes your fees for annual maintenance(NACC & ABA). Please note the QIC Application Fee Waiver cannot be applied to recertification applications. Any outstanding annual fees must be paid before a specialist may apply for recertification.
Application for Recertification and Standards