ECF Registration

  • Register for an Attorney ECF Account:

    A full attorney account in ECF is available only to attorneys admitted to practice in the Western District of Washington, attorneys admitted pro hac vice to a particular case in this District, and U.S. government attorneys eligible under the Local Rules of the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, LCR 83.1(b).

    The attorney ECF registration form below is fillable and can be completed online. Once the registration form has been filled out, print the form. The account applicant must sign and date the form, then email or mail the completed form to the court at:


    When the registration is processed, the court will generate a letter with the login and password for the newly established attorney account. The letter will be emailed to the email addresses noted on the registration form.

    Click here for the Attorney Registration Form.

  • Register for a Limited Use ECF Account:

    A limited use ECF account may be granted to institutional creditors, mediators in the Honorable Thomas T. Glover Mediation Program, and court-approved transcription services providers.

    Many claims related filings can be accomplished without the need for an ECF account. For more information about a Limited Use ECF Account, and limited use registration materials, see: Limited Use ECF Account.