United States District & Bankruptcy Courts

The District of Idaho Clerk of Court, Stephen W. Kenyon, 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 six 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.

General Order 371 Assignment of BK Cases
Jul 31, 2020
Assignment of Bankruptcy Cases and Adversary Proceedings to Bankruptcy Judges
Lawyer Representative Applications
Jul 15, 2020
The new lawyer representative will be selected from the 4th District. See attached for further information.
FBA Brown Bag CLE - Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Jul 09, 2020
Effective Virtual Litigation and Mediation During the Pandemic via ZOOM
New General Order 370 renewing General Order 363
Jun 25, 2020
U.S.Trustee Program Extends Video Conferencing
Jun 19, 2020
U.S. Trustees Office continuing with video/telephonic 341a meetings through October 10th.

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.