Welcome to the First District Court of Appeals

The First District Court of Appeals is one of twelve appellate districts in the State of Ohio. Our jurisdiction consists only of Hamilton County. This Court and its personnel are committed to serving the citizens of Hamilton County, Ohio in an open, orderly, and efficient manner.

Announcements

Court Changes Mask Rules for Building

Based upon updated guidance from federal health officials, the Ohio First District Court of Appeals is changing the rules for …

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Court to Resume In-Person Oral Arguments

The Ohio First District Court of Appeals will resume in-person oral arguments beginning on Monday, March 7, 2022. For more …

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First District Adopts New Local Rules

The First District Court of Appeals has adopted new local rules.  These rules take effect on January 1, 2022.  These …

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News & Events

Judges Volunteer at Nonprofit

Judges from the Ohio First District Court of Appeals volunteered recently at a local nonprofit organization as part of “Give …

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Judge Myers Hears Case at Ohio Supreme Court

Presiding and Administrative Judge Beth A. Myers heard oral arguments as a visiting judge Tuesday at the Supreme Court of …

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UC Law Students Tour First District

Law students from the University of Cincinnati’s appellate court clinic on Friday toured the Ohio First District Court of Appeals. …

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Parking

The First District Court of Appeals does not provide free parking. Visitors may use on-street parking or nearby parking lots and garages.

For on-street parking at meters, click here.

Hours of Operation:

8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday

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