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The Fourth District Court of Appeal is located at:
1525 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401-2399
Telephone: (561) 242-2000

Court Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, excluding HOLIDAYS

Drop Box: Click here for important information

Induction Ceremony to the Florida Bar

At 11:00 A.M., Wednesday October 7, 2015 this court, in conjunction with the Palm Beach County Bar Association, will hold an induction ceremony for the successful candidates who have passed The Florida Bar examination.  This ceremony will be held at the Palm Beach County Courthouse courtroom #11A, 205 North Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach.

Court News Electronic Filing Information

Position Vacancy: Staff Attorney - Clerk's Office (open until filled)

July 17, 2015: The Court has revised its Notice to Attorneys and to Parties Representing Themselves

Archived video oral arguments are now available.

Important Notice to All Electronic Filers - Effective January 1, 2015, all electronic filings "shall be filed in a format capable of being electronically searched."  See In re Amendments to Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.520, No. SC14-721 (Fla. Nov. 26, 2014).  

June 11, 2014 - Administrative Order 2014-1: A party requesting emergency treatment for any motion, appeal, or petition shall file a separate document entitled "Request for Emergency Treatment."



REVISED: Notice to Attorneys and to Parties Representing Themselves (PDF)

How to Create Searchable PDFs

eDCA Login/Registration

eDCA Primer/Users Manual (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

How-to-Guides Page (includes instructions on how to create a PDF document and insert bookmarks into a brief or appendix)

Administrative Orders Page

Notice to Non-Registered Attorneys (PDF) - In order to receive electronic notification of documents filed in or issued by the Fourth District Court of Appeal, all attorneys are required to register with the Court's electronic filing system, eDCA.

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