Welcome to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The Eastern District has 28 Article III Judges  and 19 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.


- An advance fee scheme using fraudulent documents has been operating using this court's address. See more here.

- CJA Application Notice

- Reappointment of Incumbent United States Magistrate Judge

-Request for Public Comment - Reappointment of Federal Public Defender Lisa Peebles of the Northern District of New York. Click here for announcement.

- Updated Civil Cover Sheet and Instructions as of 6/2017.

News & Announcements

Wed, 2017-10-04
In Re The Panel of Attorneys to Assist the Committee on Grievances of the Board of Judges. More »
Tue, 2017-10-03
This office con More »
Thu, 2017-09-14
Employment Opportunity More »