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Appellate Division
First Department

Hon. Rolando T. Acosta, Presiding Justice
Susanna Molina Rojas, Clerk of the Court
Supreme Court Appellate Division
27 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010

Practice Rules of the Appellate Division
22 NYCRR Part 1250

(Effective September 17, 2018)

Local Rules of Practice of the First Department
22 NYCRR Part 600

(Effective September 17, 2018)

Electronic Filing Rules of the Appellate Division
22 NYCRR Part 1245

E-Filing Technical Guidelines of the First Department

Cases that must be e-filed in this court include:

As of July 2020, e-filing is now mandatory in all matters before the First Department, except;

– Original Special Proceedings;

– Attorney Matters.

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