Attorneys who need to contact the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania outside normal office hours or on weekends should reach out to the contacts below.
CSOs/FPS will contact the Deputy Clerk on duty regarding the emergency. The Deputy Clerk on duty will then contact the attorney and the on-duty judge.
This service is available for attorneys who have to file an injunction or other emergency matters during non-business hours.
Court Security Officers (CSOs) Control Room:
call (215) 597-0374
Federal Protective Service (FPS):
call (800) 525-5726