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Please see the attached General Order, signed February 8th, 2021, regarding the Division of Court Business. 


Please see General Order 01-21, signed on 1/19/21, Adopting Amendments to the Local Civil Rules effective January 19, 2021.


The United States District Court is seeking a dynamic, inspiring, and effective leader for the position of District Court Executive / Clerk of Court.  Please view the position listing ...


Due to concerns related to the Coronavirus, training classes will be offered online only for the foreseeable future. Classes will be recorded and may be posted to the Court's public website.

The Western District of...


U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington will be closed on the following dates:

  • Thursday, November 26, 2020:  Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday, November 27, 2020
  • Thursday, December 24, 2020:  Christmas Eve...

The Judicial Selection Committee for the Western District of Washington is now accepting applications for the position of District Court Judge.  Please see the attached announcement and the...


Please see the attached General Order Adopting Amended Pro Bono Plan, signed December 8, 2020 and effective January 1, 2021.


The Court invites you to review and comment on proposed amendments to the Local Civil Rules, available on the Court's Local Rules page.  Comments may be sent via email to...


The Fee Schedule for the Western District of Washington has been updated effective 12/1/2020.

Changes effective 12/1/2020:

  • Civil filing fee increased to $402
  • ...

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