Welcome to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The Eastern District has 25 Article III Judges  and 16 Magistrate Judges. The district comprises the counties of Kings, Nassau, Queens, Richmond, and Suffolk and concurrently with the Southern District, the waters within the counties of Bronx and New York. The Eastern District has a population of eight million people.



The Eastern District of New York will be closed for normal operations on July 4th and 5th, 2019.

                 Individual judges may have proceedings on July 5th. Litigants and counsel are encouraged to check calendars for individual judges.
                 No attorney admissions ceremonies will take place on Friday, July 5, 2019.

- Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge Cheryl L. Pollak -- Comments are due by June 24, 2019. See the public notice here.
- Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge Gary R. Brown -- Comments are due by June 24, 2019. See the public notice here.

- Notice to All Attorneys and Other Filers:
Sharing PACER account credentials with third-party service providers or designating providers as a secondary recipients of Notices of Electronic Filing or Notices of Docket Activity (NEF/NDA) will grant access to restricted case information and documents in violation of court orders (either through sealing, filing ex parte or other restrictions to access) and/or federal rules. Ensure that your security practices keep restricted documents and other information secure in accordance with court order(s) and Federal Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure. Fee exempt users may not share the documents they obtain from PACER under the exemption unless expressly authorized by the court. See Fed. R.Civ. P. 5.2(e); Fed. R.Crim. P. 49.1(e),(g).

***NYED is now live on NextGen - please visit our NextGen Page for additional information
ATTENTION ATTORNEYS: If you already have an EDNY e-filing account, please do not request a new one through Pacer. If you are attempting to link your ECF account to your Pacer account and do not know your ECF login and password, please call the court at 718-613-2285 (Brooklyn) or 631-712-6010 (Central Islip).

***Brooklyn Conference Room Upgrade

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- An advance fee scheme using fraudulent documents has been operating using this court's address. See more here.

News & Announcements

Fri, 2019-05-31
The Clerk’s Office of the U.S. More »
Fri, 2019-05-24
The current term of United States Magistrate Judge Cheryl L. More »
Wed, 2019-05-15
In Re Application for Exemption from Electronic Public Access Fees More »