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Welcome to the Bar Association of The Fifth Federal Circuit,
Improving and facilitating the administration of justice in the federal courts within the Fifth Circuit.
2014 APPELLATE ADVOCACY SEMINAR, NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 6 AND 7.
On October 6 and 7, 2014, the Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit will host our Annual Appellate Advocacy Seminar in New Orleans. Cost is $100 for 9.25 hours of Continuing Legal Education, including both an hour for Professionalism and an hour for Ethics. Attend a two hour writing workshop to hone your brief writing skills, observe oral arguments and get practice tips from seasoned attorneys and sitting judges. This seminar is an ideal introduction into federal appellate practice, with specifics about Fifth Circuit procedures. Register Now
The AJEI Summit is an annual CLE conference for appellate judges, lawyers, and staff attorneys from across the nation. It features dynamic, cutting-edge, and practical programming together with unique and entertaining networking events. This year's Summit is in Dallas, November 13-16, 2014 at the Marriott City Center, just steps away from the exciting Dallas Arts District
The Clerk of Court for the Fifth Circuit has offered guidance for citation to the record on appeal.
Obama picks Judge Gregg Costa for Fifth Circuit Appeals Court.
PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE CHANGES TO THE FEDERAL RULES OF APPELLATE PROCEDURE (FRAP) AND
FIFTH CIRCUIT RULES EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 1, 2013
Did you know you can register to receive notices in cases of interest in the Fifth Circuit?