Next Generation of CM/ECF is here
The United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island has upgraded its CM/ECF software to the Next Generation (NextGen) of CM/ECF.
COVID-19 & Court Operations
Click on the following link for information and guidance concerning the Coronavirus and Court Operations
Welcome to the official website for the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island.
Our Mission Statement
To dispense justice for all and preserve individual rights and liberties within our constitutional democracy through the rule of law. We accomplish this by resolving criminal cases and civil disputes fairly and expeditiously.
U.S. District Court
District of Rhode Island
One Exchange Terrace
Federal Building and Courthouse
Providence, RI 02903
Clerk's Office: (401) 752-7200
News & Announcements
The United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island is seeking applications for a IT Support Specialist in the Clerk's Office. If you are interested in joining our team, please click here for additional information about the position
The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit is accepting applications for the position of Federal Public Defender for the District of Puerto Rico. More information can be found here:
The U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island hereby establishes a Court Advisory Council. More details about the structure of the Council and the appointment of its members can be found below.
The 2022 State of the Federal Court address from Chief Judge John J. McConnell, Jr. can be found here.