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About the Trial Court Voluntary Data Collection form 

In order to learn more about the communities we serve, the Massachusetts Trial Court is collecting race, ethnicity, and gender information on parties in civil cases.

Emergency or weather-related court closings 

Find out where you can get court closures information during emergencies or severe weather.

Courts, court offices, and court departments contact information 

Find contact information for all of the courts and related departments and offices. For website issues or inquiries about this website, please email

Jobs with the Court System 

Get information about open positions and how to apply for jobs in the court system.

Court Filing Fees & Payment Information 

Various fees are charged depending on procedures you file in specific courts.

ADA Accessibility at the Courts 

Learn more about our accessibility policies and aids within the Courts.

Ask a Law Librarian 

Need help finding or using Massachusetts legal information? Ask a Trial Court law librarian!

Legal Assistance 

There are a variety of resources available for litigants looking for legal guidance and professionals offering services.

Trial Court Capital Plan and Projects 

Information about the capital plan for the Trial Court and construction and major renovation courthouse projects.

Court System Commissions and Committees 

Learn about what the different Massachusetts Court System commissions and committees do.

Model Jury Instructions 

The Massachusetts Court System's jury instructions are written statements that explain the jury's role and laws that apply to the specific case.

The Case of Sacco & Vanzetti 

Learn about the trial and executions of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti.

Court Policies, Plans & Initiatives 

Learn about policies, plans, programs, and initiatives of the Executive Office of the Trial Court.

Court Data, Metrics & Reports 

The Trial Court receives close to a million filings a year. The data collected allows for continuous improvements across the Court System.

Court Press Releases, News and Announcements 

Press releases, news and announcements from the Massachusetts Court System.