About the Court

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit hears appeals from the United States District Courts for the Districts of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island. The links to the left provide information about the Court's Clerk's Office, the Circuit Executive's Office and the Library, as well as historical information about the First Circuit Court of Appeals. Included, as well, are links to directions, the courthouse visitors policy, and information for the press and public.