New and returning judges of the Court of Appeals (COA) will be formally installed during the following swearing-in ceremonies:
Judge Tobias (Toby) Hampson - Friday, January 11, at 2:00 p.m. in the COA courtroom, 1 West Morgan Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.
Judge Allegra Collins - Thursday, January 17, at 2:30 p.m. in the COA courtroom, 1 West Morgan Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.
Watch the ceremonies live on the N.C. Judicial Branch Facebook page.
The Court of Appeals is North Carolina's intermediate appellate court. Fifteen judges hear cases in panels of three. The Court of Appeals reviews the proceedings that occurred in the trial courts for errors of law or legal procedure; it decides only questions of law — not questions of fact.