Court Fee Changes as of December 1, 2016

Effective December 1, 2016, the attorney admission fee is $281.00 and the fee for a certificate of good standing or a duplicate certificate of admission is $19.00. For the court's complete fee schedule, please click here.

Now available: Guidelines for Cases Involving Classified Information

On May 27, 2016 the Advisory Council transmitted to the Chief Judge a recommendation of the Bid Protest/Contracts Committee regarding classified case information, and the Chief Judge charged the Clerk's Office with the task of implementing the committee's guidance.

CM/ECF File Size Limit Increased to 50 MB

Effective immediately, the Court of Federal Claims has increased the file size limit in CM/ECF from 12 MB to 50 MB. That means that for each filing, the main document and each attachment must be no more than 50 MB in size, for a combined maximum of 550 MB per filing. For more information on CM/ECF, please visit the CM/ECF Resources page or call the Clerk's Office at 202-357-6402.

Change in Clerk's Office Hours of Operation

Effective August 1, 2016, the clerk's office will be open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on business days.


FRAUD ALERT: The Court of Federal Claims DOES NOT call, email, or send letters requesting money or personal identifying information.

ALERT: Verizon Service Outages

ALERT: July 19, 2016: Telephone service to the court continues to be disrupted for a second day. Verizon is still seeking a resolution.