Legal Community

Providing helpful information for members of the legal community.

Find a Judicial Form

Statewide forms created and maintained by the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts.

Find a Courthouse

Browse our county directory to find a local courthouse to visit or contact.

Court Date Notifications

Subscribe to court date notifications and reminders for criminal cases via email or SMS/text message.

Court Calendars

Civil Calendars

View (or subscribe to) upcoming civil case schedules by county to find out when and where civil cases will be held.

Criminal Calendars

View (or subscribe to) upcoming criminal case schedules by county to find out when and where criminal cases will be held.

eFile Court Documents

Appellate Courts eFiling

File court documents (registration required) for Supreme Court or Court of Appeals. Search and view case information and documents (public).

Business Court eFiling

File court documents, pay filing fees, send court notices, and more (registration required).

Civil eFiling

File court documents* or view case info (registration required) in select counties’ civil superior, foreclosure, or domestic violence cases.

*eFiling for civil superior and foreclosure cases is currently only available for Chowan, Davidson, and Wake counties. eFiling for domestic violence cases is currently only available for Alamance, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Onslow, Orange, Rowan and Wake counties.

Opinions

Advance Sheets

View and search compiled advance sheets of the North Carolina reports for the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals.

PDF Volumes

View and search compiled advance sheets of the North Carolina reports for the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals.

Additional Resources

Court Rules

Rules of practice, procedure, and conduct adopted by the Supreme Court of North Carolina.

Find a Judicial Branch Employee

If you know the Judicial Branch employee that you'd like to reach, please use our Judicial Directory to find their contact information.

Find a Mediator

When two parties can’t come to an agreement on a particular conflict, a mediator can help provide assistance.