United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Welcome

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 - July 4
Jun 20, 2018
The District of Idaho courthouses will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.
2019 Lawyer Representative - 6th & 7th Districts
Jun 19, 2018
News Release - The next Lawyer Representative will be appointed from the 6th and 7th Districts.  Letters of interest due August 1.
2018 Civics Contest Finalists
Jun 12, 2018
Federal Rules changes set for Dec 1, 2018
May 31, 2018
Fee changes set for June 1st
May 31, 2018
Attorney admission and pro hac vice fees will increase to $250 effective June 1.  Please see General Order #329.
MY FELLOW AMERICANS
May 24, 2018
Naturalization hearing in Pocatello sees 19 people become U.S. Citizens
Brown Bag CLE - Boise - July 17 at noon
May 21, 2018
Brown Bag CLE on Immigration in the Trump Administration to be held at the Idaho Supreme Court.
Updated Means Testing Data Effective May 1, 2018
Apr 25, 2018
Updated Census Bureau Data applicable to cases filed on or after May 1, 2018 is now available on the US Trustee's website.
New Bankruptcy Judge Appointed
Feb 21, 2018
The Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Idaho

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.