United States District & Bankruptcy Courts

The District of Idaho Clerk of Court welcomes you to the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho.  We are one of 15 districts in the Ninth Circuit which spans 9 western states. Idaho is proud to be one of only four consolidated District and Bankruptcy Clerks' Offices within the federal judiciary.

The U.S. Courts for the District of Idaho was created with statehood in 1890. Our offices are located in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, and Pocatello.  

We trust this website will give some insight into the functions of the U.S. Courts and how the Clerk's Office can better serve the people of the State of Idaho.

The District of Idaho courthouses closed - Sept 3
Aug 20, 2018
The District of Idaho courthouses will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day.
2018 District of Idaho Bench Bar Conferences
Aug 03, 2018
For further info:  https://www.id.uscourts.gov/clerks/bench_bar_conf/2018_Conferences.cfm
14th Annual Tri-State Seminar Sept 20-22, 2018
Aug 01, 2018
Public Comment Period re: Chapter 13 Plan
Jul 23, 2018
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court's Local Rules Committee invites public comment on proposed changes to the local chapter 13 plan form.
Boise Clerk's Office Construction Project
Jul 11, 2018
The Boise Clerk's Office will be relocating to the 5th floor on or about August 1.
2018 All-Star Conference & Confabulation
Jun 29, 2018
Thursday, September 20: Capital Habeas Day; Friday, September 21: Trial Day

Mission Statement

The mission of the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho is to provide an impartial and accessible forum for the just, timely and economical resolution of legal proceedings within the jurisdiction of the Courts, so as to preserve judicial independence, protect individual rights and liberties, and promote public trust and confidence.