News & Announcements

05/20/2016

On Monday, May 20th, 2016, the court has signed two general orders, one regarding the Prisoner E-Filing Program and one amending the general order for the Pilot Program for Electronic Service in Social Security Cases. Both of these orders can be...

05/18/2016

On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016, the court has signed a general order appointing a panel to consider the selection of a new U.S. Magistrate Judge in Tacoma, WA. Please see the...

05/16/2016

The United States District Court for the Western District of Washington is accepting applications for the position of full time magistrate judge in Tacoma, WA. Please click on the links below to access the notice and application form....

05/10/2016

Clerk's Office trainers have scheduled Electronic Case Filing Training Sessions at the Seattle Courthouse and at the Tacoma Courthouse.
 
You must register for the training sessions.  To register, please send an e-mail to:...

05/03/2016

The court has recently issued a general order appointing Paula L. McCandlis as a part-time U.S. Magistrate Judge in...

04/21/2016

Significant changes to discovery and case management practices took effect on December 1, 2015. The ABA Litigation Section with the support of the Local Rules Committee for the Federal Bar Association WAWD invites you to attend a CLE on April 29...

04/07/2016

Please submit the completed DREAM Application form and any pertinent supplemental materials to the DREAM program committee via...

04/01/2016

**Updated 4/1/2016. Please see the Joint News Release put out by the FBI, US Attorney's Office, US District Court, US Marshal's Service, the IRS, and the...

02/08/2016

A general order has been signed on February 8th, 2016 regarding amendments to the attorney admission filing fees. The filing fee for pro hac vice applications has increased to $226.00. The new general order can be found...

01/25/2016

The United States District Court for the Western District of Washington is participating in the 2016 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest.  The contest celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Miranda decision.  We will conduct preliminary judging...

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