DC Court of Appeals eFiling and Cases Online
DC Court of Appeals eFiling enables attorneys and self-represented litigants to view case dockets and submit filings electronically. The system features a publicly available real-time view of the case docket and a simple mechanism to submit filings to the court electronically and free of charge. Attorneys may file documents in any case and self-represented litigants may file documents in any case where they are a party. To begin, simply register here for a DC Court of Appeals eFiling account.
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Search DC Court of Appeals Cases Online
E-Filing at the DC Court of Appeals
eFiling Quick-Start Video
|Administrative Order 2-16 Pertaining to eFiling||Download|
|Admin Order 3-16 Pertaining to Voluntary eFiling Program||Download|
|DCCA eFiling Instruction Manual||Download|
|DCCA eFiling Terms and Conditions||Download|
Available Case Types
When searching for cases, you can narrow down the returned results by including the case type Case Code with your search. For example, search using “16-AA” to view a listing of all Administrative Agency appeals filed in 2016. Below is a listing of all of the available case types and their associated codes.
|Case Type||Case Code|
|Bar - Sealed||BS|
|Criminal - DC||CT|
|Family - Sealed||FS|
|Special Proceedings - Sealed||SP|
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