Inge P. Johnson
Senior United States District Judge


All motions, responses, briefs, and memoranda relating to any matter set for hearing before the court must be filed electronically no later than 4:30 p.m., the day before the date of the hearing.  Papers filed after that time will not be considered at the hearing.

As of September 3, 2013, ALL courtesy copies (any document over 15 pages) must be delivered to the undersigned’s chambers, located in the John McKinley Federal Building, 210 North Seminary Street, Room 202, Florence, AL 35630.

Proposed Orders must be submitted to chambers in WordPerfect format by E-MAIL to


Scheduling Order   (WordPerfect format)

Exhibit A to Scheduling Order  (PDF format)

Rules for Filings and Pleadings

Pretrial Docket Cover Sheet  (PDF format)

Sample Pretrial Order

Guidelines for Conduct of Trial

Guidelines for Entering Pleas of Guilty in Criminal Cases

Advice of Rights Form - Used By Judge Johnson  (PDF format)

Advice of Rights Form - Used For Spanish Defendants  (WordPerfect format)

Scheduling Order for ERISA  (PDF format)