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Fri, 03/08/2024

Our IT Systems Specialist delivers tailored technical support to judges, chambers support staff, and clerk’s office personnel, offering expertise in IT systems, hardware, and software assistance.

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Fri, 03/01/2024

Our Court Reporters maintain the courtroom record and produce transcripts of court proceedings according to strict standards. Highly accurate records and transcripts of court proceedings are critical to the administration of justice.


Tue, 02/06/2024

The Western District of Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh Division will begin transitioning to electronic Attorney Civil Case openings on Monday, March 18, 2024.

During the past two years, through our Pilot Program in Erie and Johnstown, attorneys...

Mon, 02/05/2024

Please see the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit Vacancy Announcements for more information.

Thu, 01/25/2024

Our case administrators are the “face” of the court to much of the public and attorneys who practice in the court. Individuals join this staff position and train on the job. They maintain and process case information; manage the progression of...

Fri, 01/19/2024

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (the “Court”) is accepting applications for a full-time Judicial (Term) Law Clerk reporting to the Honorable Kezia O. L. Taylor in our Pittsburgh office. This position is...

Thu, 01/18/2024

The ERIE DIVISION Naturalization Ceremony scheduled for Friday, January 19th, 2024, has been rescheduled to February 16th at 1:00 pm. For more information, please contact the Buffalo USCIS at 1-800-375-5283.

Thu, 12/07/2023

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that its Board of Judges has designated Kezia O. L. Taylor to serve as a United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Ms...

Tue, 12/05/2023

NEWS FROM THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT: Philadelphia – The Courts, Community, and Rule of Law Committee of the Judicial Council of the Third Circuit announced today that it is hosting an essay contest for 5th and 6th grade...

Mon, 12/04/2023

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania will be closed for business on Tuesday, December 26, 2023. Electronic access to and filing of Court documents through CM/ECF will not be affected.