You can learn the most about ECF from reading the Court’s “Administrative Procedures Governing Electronic Case Files” and by studying the ECF User Manual which explains in simple, clear instructions how to register, log in and use the full ECF system.

Training sessions for filers (attorneys and support staff) will be conducted as needed at the Bangor and Portland courthouses.  Members of the Maine State Bar will receive 2 hours of CLE credit for attending this training.

Arrangements for training can be made by contacting the appropriate trainer:
Margaret Chase Smith Federal Building and United States Courthouse, Bangor   Edward T. Gignoux United States Courthouse, Portland

Michele Mitchell
Telephone: 207-945-0575 ext. 6426
or toll free at 866-820-5315 ext. 6426


  Robert Guptill
Telephone: 207-780-3356 ext. 5110
or toll free at 866-540-3017 ext. 5110


Supporting Documents

User Manual.pdf