Welcome to the official website for the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. The First Circuit includes the Districts of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island.

Due to construction, the First Circuit Court of Appeals Library at the Moakley Courthouse will be closed to the public
May 31 - June 3.

Court Location


John Joseph Moakley U.S. Courthouse
1 Courthouse Way
Boston, MA 02210

Clerk's Office: 617-748-9057