Vacancy Announcement - Chief U.S. Probation Officer

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Chief United States Probation Officer.  Click here for more information.

Appointment of Full Time United States Magistrate Judge - Pensacola Division

The Judicial Conference of the United States is expected to authorize the appointment of a full time United States Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Florida in Pensacola, Florida. The essential function of the United States District Court is to dispense justice and United States Magistrate Judges provide an important component of this function.

Jury Scam Warning

Jury scams have seen a resurgence in recent months. If you receive a phone call or an email from someone claiming to be a court official, DO NOT give them your social security number, credit card number, or other personal information. If you receive such a call or email, immediately contact the jury administrator by phone, toll-free, at (866) 560-4756 or by email using our online contact form.

Pro Bono Opportunity in case 4:14cv410

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a case in the Tallahassee division of this court. The case is Alfred v. Craven et al, 4:14cv410-MW-CAS. 

Florida Federal Judicial Nominating Commission

The Member List, Rules of Procedure, Notice Related to Applications, and the Application for U.S. District Judge are now available.

Revision of the Local Rules of the Northern District of Florida

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida has revised its Local Rules. The revised rules are now in effect. The revised rules include significant changes from the prior rules. And the revised rules include changes from the draft that was circulated for public comment in May 2015. The full public notice, which includes a summary of the most significant changes is available here.


Court Locations

  • (352) 380-2400

    United States Courthouse
    401 SE First Ave.
    Gainesville, FL 32601

  • (850) 769-4556

    United States Courthouse
    30 W. Government St.
    Panama City, Florida 32401

  • (850) 435-8440

    Winston E. Arnow Federal Building
    100 N. Palafox St.
    Pensacola, FL 32502
  • (850) 521-3501

    United States Courthouse
    111 N. Adams St.
    Tallahassee, Florida 32301