Welcome to the official website for the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia. We have courthouses in Abingdon, Big Stone Gap, Charlottesville, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Roanoke.

Charlottesville Courthouse

COVID-19 Information

Public Access to Video and Tele Conference Hearings

In connection with all pending Court appearances, you are asked to notify the Court if you or anyone planning to join you at the courthouse has symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, or if you or the person joining you have been, exposed within the past 14 days to individuals who may have COVID-19 coronavirus.  This will enable the Court to reschedule an appearance that might otherwise risk spreading the COVID-19 coronavirus.

News & Announcements

Updates to Local Rule 4
   Revisions to Local Rule 4 consistent with the new Supplemental Rules for Social Security Review Actions...

CJA Panel Applications 2023
   Please be advised that the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia is now accepting applications for appointment and reappointment to the District's CJA Panel.

View all »