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Training and Registration

To receive a login and password to file documents in CM/ECF, complete the steps below:

Step 1 - Verify that you meet the requirements

Step 2 - Training

If you are interested in attending live CM/ECF training sessions, please contact the CM/ECF Training Coordinator or call (509) 458-5300. Sessions are available in Spokane and Yakima, and CLE credits are available for eligible attorneys.

Claims Filer Creditor Attorney Debtor Attorney

For assistance with filing:

  • Claims
  • Amended Claims
  • Attachments to Claims
  • Withdrawal of Claims

Use the ePOC Training Guide

For assistance with filing:

  • Notice of Mortgage Payment Change
  • Notice of Postpetition Mortgage Fees, Expenses and Charges
  • Response to Notice of Final Cure Payments
  • Add/Create New Party
  • CM/ECF Search Function

Use the CM/ECF Training Guide for Claims Filer

For assistance with filing:

  • Motions
  • Notices
  • Attachments
  • Objections
  • New Adversary Proceeding
  • Declaration of No Objections
  • Order Upload
  • Add/Create New Party
  • CM/ECF Search Function

Use the CM/ECF Training Guide for Creditor Attorneys

For assistance with filing:

  • New Bankruptcy Case
  • New Adversary Proceeding
  • Motions
  • Notices
  • Attachments
  • Objections
  • Declaration of No Objections
  • Order Upload
  • Application for Compensation
  • Add/Create New Party
  • CM/ECF Search Function

Use the CM/ECF Training Guide for Debtor Attorneys

Step 3 - Register

  • Please submit a completed registration form to the court at ECFRegistration@waeb.uscourts.gov. We do not need the original copy (you may fax or email your form), but forms must be signed using a conventional signature. We do not accept electronic signatures.

If you are an attorney, please use the AD60 - Attorney Registration Form found in our Local Forms. (Attorneys must be admitted to practice in the Eastern District of Washington prior to being registered as a filer in our system.)

If you are not an attorney (or you require only limited access), please use the AD60A - Limited Filer Registration Form found in our Local Forms.

  • After the court receives your completed registration form, you will be issued a login and password by e-mail.

PLEASE ALLOW 24 HOURS FOR PROCESSING REGISTRATION FORMS.

(NOTE: You may also want to register for a PACER account to gain access to case dockets and information.)