As of January 1, 2022, the Clerk's Office no longer accepts cash as a form of payment.

Check, Cashier's Check, Money Orders and Credit Cards (Public Window Only) are accepted. 


Attorney Fees    

Admission to Practice  $225.00           
Pro Hac Vice Application  $300.00
Certificate of Good Standing  $21.00
Replacement Certificate  $21.00
Student Attorney  $5.00
Registration of Power of Attorney  $49.00

Case Filing Fees  

Appeal to District Judge from a Judgment of Conviction by a Magistrate Judge in a Misdemeanor Case  $41.00
Civil Case $405.00 ($350.00 Filing Fee plus $55.00 Administrative Fee)
CVB Case Processing Fee $30.00
Miscellaneous Case  $52.00
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus  $5.00
Notice of Appeal - Civil and Criminal (except CJA Apt.)  $605.00
Cuban Liberated Civil Filing Fee  $7,202.00

Miscellaneous Fees        

Certification of Document or Paper  $12.00
Copy Fees (per page)  $0.50
Exemplification of Document or Paper  $24.00
Reproduction of Recording of Proceedings  $34.00
Apostille $50.00
Retrieval of Record from Federal Record Center (One Box)  $70.00
Retrieval of Record from Federal Record Center (Each Additional Box) $43.00
Returned Check Fee  $53.00
Search Fee (must be received prior to search)  $34.00

While the information presented above is accurate as of the date of publication, it should not be cited or relied upon as legal authority. It is highly recommended that legal advice be obtained from an attorney or legal association and the Local Rules for the United States Court for the Eastern District of California.