Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse
Case Management Information
This Chambers e-mail address has been established for receipt of submitted jury instructions and proposed forms of order per LR 5 only: . This address may not be used to submit filings. Spam or other unauthorized correspondence sent to this address will be deleted.
Questions about submitting judge's copies and trial documents should be directed to Pamela Geringer at the number above.
Requests to schedule discovery conferences should be directed to Pam Geringer at 503-326-8059 or use the contact form on the right.
Requests to schedule a settlement conference with Judge Acosta should be directed to Pam Geringer at 503-326-8059 or use the contact form on the right.
Attorneys are asked to provide three-hole punched copies of all materials filed with the court. The court also prefers that voluminous materials be organized in a binder.
For questions about scheduling in cases assigned to Judge Acosta use the contact form on the right or call Pam Geringer at 503-326-8059. Questions about submitting judge's copies and trial documents in cases assigned to Judge Acosta should be directed to the Courtroom Deputy, Pam Geringer, at 503-326-8059.
Mobile devices must be turned off before entering the courtroom. Please provide advance notice when you require teleconferencing, intend to utilize the courtroom's video displays, or have other presentation technology questions. Attorneys and parties should conduct themselves with decorum and manners. This is primarily for your own benefit: jurors, courtroom staff, and public observers consistently state that they prefer a civil and collegial relationship between opposing parties and counsel.