United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

This form shall be used to register as a Filing User for the court's Electronic Case Files (ECF) system. A Filing User may file documents with the court through the court's ECF web site, and view and retrieve docket sheets and case documents electronically. Registration as a Filing User also serves as your consent to electronic service of all documents through the court's transmission facilities in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.

Please complete the following information and click the REQUEST button on the bottom of this form.

Required *
  *   MI Last Name:* Generation: (Sr. Jr. III)
  Firm Name:  
  City: *       Zip:*  
  PA  or  other  State Bar  ID      ( e.g.  PA12345 ,  NY98765 ) :  
  Last four Digits of Social Security Number (for security purposes ) :  
I certify that (at least one is required):*

*I am a member in good standing of the bar, or I am not an attorney and I am proceeding pro se.
s/ Your Name - IS your electronic signature.

By signing this form, you agree to abide by all Court rules, orders, policies and procedures governing the use of the electronic filing system. You also consent to service by electronic means in the circumstances permitted under those rules, orders, policies and procedures. You understand that the combination of user id and password will serve as the signature of the attorney filing the documents pursuant to Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure and the Local Rules of this court. And, as a participating attorney, you agree to protect the security of your password and immediately notify the court if you suspect the password has been compromised. Also, as a participating attorney, you will be responsible for updating your user account for any changes in any personal data, such as name, e-mail address, firm address, telephone number, etc., and will update the appropriate data within the ECF system (under Utilities, Maintaining Your Account). Please visit the PACER web site at http://pacer.psc.uscourts.gov to establish a PACER account if you do not already have one.

I attest, under the penalty of perjury, that I am the aforenamed applicant and the information contained in said application is true and correct, to the best of my knowledge.