United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Phyllis J. Hamilton, Chief Judge

Susan Y. Soong, Clerk of Court



The Clerk's Office can provide letters of verification on naturalization records for those who obtained certificates prior to October 1, 1991. The fee is $35.00. Checks should be made payable to "Clerk, U.S. District Court".  

For information concerning naturalization certificates issued after October 1, 1991 or for information on naturalization ceremonies, visit the webpage for the  United States Citizenship and Immigration Office.

The Clerk’s Office also maintains records of name change petitions processed prior to October 2004.

For further information contact:

San Francisco Records:

Mark Romyn

San Jose Records:

Betty Walton