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

First District Court of Appeals Seeks Applicants for New IT Position

The First District Court of Appeals is seeking applications for an IT Support Specialist. This is a new position with …

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First District Court of Appeals Seeks Applicants for Two Staff Attorney/Judicial Law Clerk Positions.

The First District Court of Appeals is seeking applications for two staff attorney/judicial law clerk positions to be assigned to …

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First District Court of Appeals to hold its First Off-Site Arguments since 2019

On August 23, 2022 at 9:30, the First District Court of Appeals of Ohio will host its oral arguments at …

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News & Events

Local Courts Collaborate with Local Practitioners and the Cincinnati Bar Association to bring Unbundled Legal Services to Hamilton County

In 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio Task Force on Access to Justice issued a report that recommended “the promotion …

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First District Court of Appeals Held Off-site Arguments At UC

  The First District Court of Appeals held off-site arguments at the University of Cincinnati College of Law on November …

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First District Court of Appeals Welcomed Students from Xavier University

The First District Court of Appeals welcomed students from Xavier University to our courtroom on November 1, 2022, to observe …

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“The people’s good is the highest law” – Cicero

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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