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PACER Service Center Telephone Outage

The PACER Service Center is currently experiencing technical difficulties with the phone system. We are working to restore the phone service as quickly as possible. The outage does not affect any of the online services available through this website site or any PACER site throughout the country. Email support is available by sending an email to

PACER Maintenance, 9/20/2020

Our systems will undergo maintenance on Sunday, September 20, 2020, from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CST. Access to certain portions of this site may be temporarily unavailable.

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Phone Access to Court Records

The U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. bankruptcy courts offer limited case information by phone.

U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court Clerk’s Automated Response Systems (CARS) allows callers to use a standard touch-tone phone to obtain the status on the court’s automated docket from an automated response system.

Call 202-479-3034 to get started.

U.S. Bankruptcy Courts

Use a touch-tone phone to access a limited bankruptcy case information directly from a court’s database, using the Multi-court Voice Case Information System.

Call 1-866-222-8029 and say the name of the court or enter the court’s unique extension. Use the Court CM/ECF Lookup to find the court’s unique extension.

You may search by:

  • Case number
  • Participant name
  • Social security number