Elbert P. Tuttle Courthouse
56 Forsyth Street, N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30303
United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
Located in Atlanta, GA, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals hears federal cases that arise from the federal district courts of the Middle District of Alabama, Northern District of Alabama, Southern District of Alabama, Middle District of Florida, Northern District of Florida, Southern District of Florida, Middle District of Georgia, Northern District of Georgia, and the Southern District of Georgia. The Eleventh Circuit has strict standards for the printing and filing of appellate briefs, and these standards differ from those of the other federal circuits. The starting point for a filling is, as always, the federal rules of Appellate Procedure. From there, the rules are modified by the local rules of the Eleventh Circuit.