The U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon is a federal court serving the area corresponding to the state of Oregon. The District has courthouses in Portland, Eugene, Medford, and Pendleton.
The U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon has proposed changes to the Local Rules of Civil, Social Security, and Criminal Procedure.
Persons wishing to comment on these proposed amendments to the Local Rules of Procedure may submit their written comments or recommendations to one of the addresses listed below. To be considered, comments must be received no later than the close of business on October 19, 2020.Read More
Click here for more more information on Court Operations during the COVID-19 emergency.
2020-12 Second Amended In Re Court Operations in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-12 Amended In Re Court Operations in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-12 In Re Court Operations in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-9 In Re Court Operations in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-8 In Re Pro Se Filing by E-Mail in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-7 In Re Use of VTC and Telephone Conferencing for Criminal Proceedings.pdf
2020-5 In Re District Clerks Office Operations in Response to COVID-19.pdf
2020-4 In Re Court Operations In Response to COVID-19.pdf
The U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon completed its upgrade to the latest version of Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF), known as "NextGen" on January 21, 2020.
See below to learn what is required for public users to access their CM/ECF NextGen accounts.Read More
Appeals from Opinions and Orders of the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon are heard by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. For more information about the Ninth Circuit, visit their website.
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Oregon handles all bankruptcy matters. The Bankruptcy Court's website has directions to its courthouses and information for individuals, companies and attorneys.
The U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System carries out probation and pretrial services functions in the U.S. District courts. Through its officers and other employees, the system works to make the criminal justice process effective and the public safe.
Federal Public Defenders ensure that the right to counsel is enforced on behalf of those who cannot afford such services. More information about the Federal Public Defender can be found on the office's website.
United States Attorneys conduct most of the trial work in which the United States is a party. More information on the U.S. Attorney's Office can be found on their website.
The Multnomah County Courthouse is located across the park from the Hatfield Courthouse in Portland. If you have a summons, trial, or other proceeding in "Circuit Court" for any county in Oregon, you will need to refer to the Oregon state court website for more information.