United States District Court
Eastern District of North Carolina

In reference to the Honoring our PACT Act of 2022 ("Pact Act"):

The text of the PACT Act may be found here. The Eastern District of North Carolina has been designated as the exclusive jurisdiction and venue for cases filed pursuant to Section 804 of the Act, known as the Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022. Cases arising under this section should be filed in the correct division as provided in Local Civil Rule 40.1. If a plaintiff does not reside within the Eastern District of North Carolina, the case should be filed in the Southern Division. The Cause of Action should be 804 (Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022) and the Nature of Suit should be 360 (P.I. : Other).

Attorney filer PACT Act case opening tips may be found here.

By law, the clerk's office may not provide legal advice or recommend a particular attorney or law firm.

Standing Order 23-SO-1, concerning electronic service of complaints in cases filed under the Camp Lejeune Justice Act may be found here.

September 22, 2022 - The Court is accepting applications for a Full-time U.S. Magistrate Judge in Greenville, NC until 5:00 p.m. on October 24, 2022. Please review the Public Notice for additional details
April 8, 2022 - Public notice regarding reappointment of Incumbent United States Magistrate Judge Robert T. Numbers, II. for the United States District Court Eastern District of North Carolina.

In reference to COVID-19, please see:

VISITOR INFORMATION: Mobile devices and weapons are not permitted in the courthouse. Please bring a photo ID.

We are pleased that you are exploring employment opportunities with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, an equal opportunity employer. We seek talented and motivated individuals with a commitment to service who can help advance our mission of ensuring equal justice under law.

The Eastern District of North Carolina utilizes an online application system which allows users to build and save their application, apply to vacancies, and check their application status.  To apply for a position with the Eastern District, applications must be submitted through this online process, unless otherwise instructed.  If applying for a clerkship, please be advised that a number of judges within the Eastern District utilize OSCAR for their recruitment needs.  Please refer to the Judge specific requirements within OSCAR for contact information and application requirements. 

United States Magistrate Judge

The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a full-time United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina in Greenville. 

Public Notice 
Application Form United States Magistrate Judge

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Online applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on closing date.

Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.

General questions may be sent via email to NCE_HumanResources@ncep.uscourts.gov