United States District Court
Eastern District of North Carolina

PLEASE NOTE: The Wilmington clerk of court's office and court facilities are now located at 1003 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401. Wilmington court sessions will be at this location, unless noticed otherwise. The downtown Alton Lennon Federal Building and Courthouse is unstaffed.

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

Local Admiralty Rules

  • Rules Effective December 2016 (pdf)
  • Rules Effective August 2013 (pdf)

Local Civil Rules

  • Rules Effective January 2019 (pdf)
  • Rules Effective December 2017 (pdf)
  • Rules Effective December 2016 (pdf)
  • Rules Effective December 2015 (pdf)

Local Criminal Rules

  • Effective January 2019 (pdf)
  • Effective December 2017 (pdf)
  • Effective August 2017 (pdf)
  • Effective December 2016 (pdf)
  • Effective December 2015 (pdf)

Local Patent Rules

  • Effective December 2017 (pdf)
  • Effective December 2016 (pdf)
  • Effective August 2013 (pdf)