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 forecasted weather conditions, the court has rescheduled Oral Argument scheduled for Monday, February 2, 2015 to Wednesday February 4, 2015. Oral argument previously scheduled for Wednesday, February 4, 2015 remains unchanged and will also be heard on February 4, 2015.

Court Location


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

Clerk's Office: 617-748-9057