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Message from the Chief Judge

On behalf of myself and my colleagues, welcome to the website of the United States Court of Federal Claims. I am grateful to the President for appointing me to serve as the chief judge of the court, an institution that has been at the center of my legal career––as a law clerk to then-Chief Judge Loren A. Smith, litigator, special master, and judge––for over 30 years. Read more

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Notice of Proposed Amendments to Rules.
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Registration is now open for the court's Law Day Luncheon at The Willard InterContinental Hotel on May 20, 2019. Jessie K. Liu, the United States Attorney for the District of Columbia, will be our honored guest and speaker. Please click here to register.

CM/ECF NextGen

Next Generation of CM/ECF (NextGen) Coming Soon - Your Action is Needed

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Open Court Admissions will be held at 11:00 a.m. instead of 10:00 a.m. until further notice.

Until further notice, Open Court Admissions will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday of the first full week in every month. Applicants for admission must appear in the clerk's office no later than 10:30 a.m. to complete the items listed in RCFC 83.1(b)(2)(A)(i).

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