United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Welcome

The District of Idaho Clerk of Court welcomes you to the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho.  We are one of 15 districts in the Ninth Circuit which spans 9 western states. Idaho is proud to be one of only four consolidated District and Bankruptcy Clerks' Offices within the federal judiciary.

The U.S. Courts for the District of Idaho was created with statehood in 1890. Our offices are located in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, and Pocatello.  

We trust this website will give some insight into the functions of the U.S. Courts and how the Clerk's Office can better serve the people of the State of Idaho.


Updated Means Testing Data Effective May 1, 2018
Apr 25, 2018
Updated Census Bureau Data applicable to cases filed on or after May 1, 2018 is now available on the US Trustee's website.
Circuit Librarian Vacancy Announcement
Apr 10, 2018
The Office of the Circuit Librarian is seeking a librarian for the Boise Branch Library
Hon. Jim D. Pappas featured in The Federal Lawyer
Apr 09, 2018
Please see the attached article on Bankruptcy Judge Jim D. Pappas which was featured in the March 2018 issue of The Federal Lawyer
New Attorney Admissions Process effective April 1
Apr 02, 2018
Updated Means Testing Data Effective April 1, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
Updated Census Bureau Data applicable to cases filed on or after April 1, 2018 is now available on the US Trustee's website.
Term Law Clerk Vacancy Announcement
Mar 13, 2018
The District of Idaho is now accepting applications for a term law clerk to the Honorable B. Lynn Winmill in Boise.
Brown Bag CLE - Boise - May 23rd at noon
Mar 12, 2018
Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Passage of the 14th Amendment.
Term Law Clerk Vacancy Announcement
Feb 28, 2018
The District of Idaho is now accepting applications for a term law clerk to the Honorable Joseph M. Meier in Boise.
New Bankruptcy Judge Appointed
Feb 21, 2018
The Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Idaho

Mission Statement


The mission of the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho is to provide an impartial and accessible forum for the just, timely and economical resolution of legal proceedings within the jurisdiction of the Courts, so as to preserve judicial independence, protect individual rights and liberties, and promote public trust and confidence.