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United States Court of Appeals
for the Seventh Circuit

Everett McKinley Dirksen
United States Courthouse
219 S. Dearborn Street
Room 2722
Chicago, IL 60604

Clerk's Office: (312) 435-5850

News and Announcements

5/24/18  New
The adoption of the modifications to Circuit Rule 10 and the rescission of Circuit Rule 11 shall be effective immediately.

Please see the News page for details.

5/1/18  New
Seventh Circuit Operating Procedure 11: Video-Recording Policy has been added.

Please see the Rules page for details.

4/23/2018  New
Video Segments on Appellate Practice Topics

Welcome to a series of programs about appellate practice in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.


The Seventh Circuit Bar Association has prepared video segments on the steps in an appeal that will be very helpful to many lawyers.

Please see the Media Library or News page for details.

3/22/2018
 Notice of Proposed Circuit Rule Changes and Opportunity for Comment

Notice is hereby given that the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071, proposes the modification of Circuit Rule 10 and the recision of Circuit Rule 11.

Please see the Rules or News page for details.

3/2/18  New
The Seventh Circuit has adopted the new Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan.

Please see the Clerkships page for details.

12/29/17
Technical amendment to Fed.R.App.P. Rule 4: Subdivision (a)(4)(B)(iii). House document 115-35 details.  See also: News.
10/11/17
Note
The most current release of Firefox, version 52 released 3/7/2017, does NOT work with CM/ECF.

If you have already updated to this version, you will need to use Internet Explorer (IE) to file until further notice. We are currently working on a fix for this issue.


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