Electronic Civil Case Opening
is available for attorneys who are interested in filing new civil
via CM/ECF. Participating attorneys must be registered with an
ECF (e-filing) login and password.
Civil E-filing Instructions
Criminal E-filing Instructions and consult the instructions before submitting documents
electronically, to avoid common e-filing errors. When doing
research and reviewing case dockets and documents online, our
Case Search Instructions
can also be helpful.
Civil E-Filing Event List
Criminal E-Filing Event List will
help e-filers quickly and easily determine which filing event to
Find out more
Civ. P. 5.2 and
R. Crim. P. 49.1 require the redaction of certain personal
identifiers from documents filed with the court. Learn how to
redact documents using
Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Professional.
Learn more about
and find out how to create them in preparation for electronic filing
PDF Tips handout.
CM/ECF Policies and
Procedures Manual provides detailed information about
requirements for using the CM/ECF system.
Login to the
CM/ECF Training Area
to practice e-filing and see first-hand how the Court's CM/ECF
CM/ECF Tutorial demonstrates how to use CM/ECF with step-by-step explanations of
each filing screen.