Court Excusals

Counsel who wish to be excused from attendance in this Court at any time(s) shall review and be familiar with LR Gen 207(b) and comply with the following procedure:

Please note, the mere filing of a request for excusal shall not excuse you from appearances before this Court.  All requests must be approved by the Court.  If the Court approves your request for excusal, the Clerk’s Office will promptly post your name and the approved date(s) of excusal to the Attorney Excusal List on the Court’s website.  You may access this list below or by clicking here

The length of time required to process your request for excusal will depend on the number of pending requests and may vary on a case by case basis.  Please allow at least 72 hours for your request for excusal to be processed.  Below are links for the Attorney Excusal List and other helpful materials:

Attorney Excusal List

Request for Court Excusal Procedure

Request for Court Excusal Form

LR Gen 207

For questions or information pertaining to court excusals, please contact the ECF Help Desk at (401) 752-7100.