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Case Management/Electronic Case Filing

NextGen CM/ECF - Upgraded Electronic Filing System

The Court is preparing to implement  NextGen CM/ECF with a target "go live" date of 2/24/2020.  For more information on this upgrade to the electronic filing system, including what to expect and how to prepare, click here.


The Eastern District of Arkansas Case Management/Electronic Case Filing (CM/ECF) system is an automated case management and docketing system designed specifically for the Federal Court.  The case management and docketing (CM) portion is a nationally supported system that provides customized docketing and reporting capability.  The electronic case files (ECF) portion allows attorneys to submit documents that are created in electronic form to the Court by means of the Internet.

ECF Help Desk

501-604-5351 or 866-449-2550