Welcome to the official web site of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. This site is designed to provide convenient and easy access to information about the court and its operations.    Thank you for taking the time to visit this web site.

 

Honorable Rebecca Beach Smith, Chief Judge

Fernando Galindo, Clerk of Court

 

Breaking News / Notices
  • October 13, 20017 - Holiday Schedule for Friday Dockets for the Alexandria Division:

 

- The Court will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day on Friday, November 10th. The docket that week will take place on November 9th.

 

- There will be no Friday docket on November 24th.
  - There will be a regular Friday docket on December 22nd.
  - There will be no Friday docket on December 29th.
  • August 7, 2017: There was a CMECF outage on 8/7/2017 from 1 PM to 6 PM.
Publications
First comprehensive history of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Code of Pretrial and Trial Conduct
Pro Se Litigant Reference Handbook
Court Interpreter Manual
CM / ECF and Administrative Information
Updates / Alerts
General Information / Resources
Logins / Forgotten Password
Required training / E-Filing registration
General Filing Tips
Pay.Gov Refund Requests
Online Fee Payment - Pro Hac Vice and Notices of Appeal
Jury Services
Jury Service FAQ's
eJUROR: Jury Information Form and Qualification Questionnaire
Juror Reporting Instructions
eJUROR Video
   
Resources
Court Schedules
PACER
Evidence Presentation Systems
eJUROR: Jury Information Form and Qualification Questionnaire
Notable Cases
CJA Attorney Information
Opinions
Naturalization
Scam Alerts
Government Holidays
Courier Drop-Off Policy
After Hours Emergency Contact Information
Local Rules / Procedures
Rules in PDF
Standing Orders
Civil Motions Procedures - Norfolk/Newport News
Norfolk/Newport News Courtesy Copies/Division Specific Information
Civil and Criminal Motions Procedures - Alexandria
Richmond Courtesy Copies/Division-Specific Information
Forms and Fees
Civil Forms
Criminal Forms
Attorney Forms
4th Circuit Forms
Court Fees