Welcome to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The Eastern District has 29 Article III Judges  and 16 Magistrate Judges. The district comprises the counties of Kings, Nassau, Queens, Richmond, and Suffolk and concurrently with the Southern District, the waters within the counties of Bronx and New York. The Eastern District has a population of eight million people.

Notices:

- As part of maintenance activity, the CM/ECF system will be unavailable on Friday, December 9th, 2016 from 8:00PM EST until 12:00PM EST on Saturday, December 10th, 2016.

-Chief Probation Officer Vacancy Announcement (Connecticut)

- Public Notice re Magistrate Judge Vacancy in Brooklyn

- The Eastern District of New York will be closed for a court holiday on Friday, November 25th, 2016

- Request for Public Comment on the Reappointment of US Magistrate Judge Steven M. Gold and US Magistrate Judge Lois Bloom

- Court Notice to the Bar regarding comments on proposed changes to Local Rules 1.3 and 1.8

- Request for Public Comment on the Reappointment of Magistrate Judge Leslie G. Foschio of the Western District of New York.

- Updated Local Rules of the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (Effective September 26, 2016)

- Updated Civil Cover Sheet and Instructions as of 7/2016.

-Chief Judge Dora L. Irizarry has issued Administrative Order 2016-06 "In the Matter of The Committee on Grievances of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York"

-Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure

News & Announcements

Mon, 2016-12-05
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Thu, 2016-11-03
Two US Magistrate Judges are under consideration for reappointment. More »
Thu, 2016-11-03
A US Magistrate Judge vacancy was created in Brooklyn as of October 15, 2016. More »