FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)



Who do I call for information regarding attorney admissions to the Court?
Please call the attorney admissions office at 202-357-6400.

Who do I call for case information?
Please call the clerk’s office at 202-357-6400.

Who do I contact for questions regarding bar association membership, publications and events?
Please contact the bar association by email (sandy@cfcbar.org) or phone (202-220-8638).

What are the instructions for ECF with the Court of Federal Claims?
Please visit:  http://www.uscfc.uscourts.gov/electronic-filing-0

What are the benefits of joining the bar association?
Please visit our Membership Benefits page.

How much does it cost to join the bar association?
Please visit our Membership page where dues are listed at the top.

How do I join the bar association?
Please visit our New Members page.

I am an attorney. How do I get admitted to the Bar of the Court of Federal Claims?
Admissions to the Court of Federal Claims are made by oral motion or through written application. See RCFC 83.1. Admissions by oral motions are generally scheduled for the second Thursday of each month. More information is available on the Court of Federal Claims' website or by calling the Clerk's office at 202-357-6400.

I am an attorney and am applying to the Bar of the Court of Federal Claims. Can you provide me with the name of an attorney in my state who can sponsor my admission?
To locate an attorney in your state who may serve as your sponsor for admission, please try our Membership Directory feature.

How do I login to the bar association’s website?
You log in by clicking on the "Log in" page under the "Membership" heading.

How do I update my membership profile?
Upon logging in click the upper link that says “Member Area” and then “Membership Information.” Here you can change your contact info and other relevant information.

How do I get my name listed in the Membership Directory?
To get your name in the membership directory you must first register an account. After registering account you must update your membership profile so that your information is searchable.