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Albert V. Bryan U.S. Courthouse
401 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, VA 22314

 

Albert V. Bryan United States Courthouse - Alexandria, VA

 

Courthouse is open:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Monday through Thursday

7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday Only

 

Clerk's Office is open:
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Thursday

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday Only

 

 


 

Inclement Weather Policy

 

In case of inclement weather, the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division, does the following:

 

  • The Alexandria Division is closed if the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announces that the federal government is closed.
  • If the OPM announces that the federal government is on a delayed opening, the Alexandria Division will open on time.

 

Telephone Directory

 

 

Clerk's Office  
Emergency/Inclement Weather Closing Line
703-299-2107
Main Number
703-299-2100
Civil
703-299-2101
Criminal
703-299-2102
Jury & Naturalization
703-299-2104
Motions
703-299-2103
Administration
703-299-2107
Traffic/DMV Suspensions
703-299-3311
   
Clerk's Office Fax Numbers  
Administration 703-299-2108
Human Resources 703-299-2158
Jury/Naturalization 703-299-3326
Operations 703-299-2109
 
Chambers
Judge Leonie M. Brinkema
703-299-2116
Judge Gerald Bruce Lee
703-299-2117
Judge Liam O'Grady
703-299-2121
Judge Anthony J. Trenga
703-299-2113
Senior Judge James C. Cacheris
703-299-2110
Senior Judge Claude M. Hilton
703-299-2112
Senior Judge T.S. Ellis, III
703-299-2114
Magistrate Judge T. Rawles Jones, Jr.
703-299-2122
Magistrate Judge Theresa C. Buchanan
703-299-2120
Magistrate Judge John F. Anderson
703-299-2118
Magistrate Judge Ivan D. Davis
703-299-2119
   
Court Reporters  
Anneliese Thomson  (Judge Brinkema) 703-299-8595
Renecia Wilson (Judge Lee) 703-501-1580
Norman Linnell (Judge O'Grady) 703-549-4626
Rhonda Montgomery (Judge Trenga) 703-299-4599
Julie Egal  (Judge Cacheris) 571-970-3191
Tracy Westfall (Judge Hilton) 703-549-2080
Michael Rodriquez (Judge Ellis) 301-213-4913
   
Frequently Requested Numbers
Federal Public Defender
703-600-0800
U.S. Attorney's Office
703-299-3700
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
703-258-1200
U.S. Marshals Service
703-837-5500
U.S. Pretrial Office
703-299-2250
U.S. Probation Office
703-299-2300

 

 

 


 


 

Directions, Map & Parking

 

401 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, Virginia 22314

 

Map of the courthouse area

 

 


View Larger Map

 

 

 

Driving Directions

 

From points West:

Capital Beltway (I-495) eastbound to Eisenhower Connector exit. Left at the bottom of the exit ramp. Right onto Eisenhower Avenue. Just past the Eisenhower Metro station and Mill Road, take a left on Elizabeth Lane. The courthouse will be on your left.

 

From points East:

Capital Beltway (I-495) westbound over Woodrow Wilson Bridge into Virginia to the Route 1 northbound exit. Left on Duke Street. Left onto Holland Lane. Go through the traffic circle, turning right onto Eisenhower Avenue. Right on Elizabeth Lane. The courthouse will be on your left.

 

From points South:

Route 1 northbound into Alexandria. Left on Duke Street. Left onto Holland Lane. Go through the traffic circle, turning right onto Eisenhower Avenue. Right on Elizabeth Lane. The courthouse will be on your left.

 

From points North:

Route 1 southbound, into Alexandria. Right on Duke Street. Left onto Holland Lane. Go through the traffic circle, turning right onto Eisenhower Avenue. Right on Elizabeth Lane. The courthouse will be on your left.


Parking

 

On-street parking in the immediate vicinity of the courthouse is virtually non-existent. Visitors are strongly encouraged to use public transportation. The closest daily public off-street parking locations are listed on the map above .


Public Transportation

 

You can take the Metrorail Yellow Line to the Eisenhower Avenue Metro Station. Or, you can take the Metrorail Blue Line or Yellow Line to the King Street Metro Station. Additional Metrorail information, as well as Metrobus route and schedule information, can be obtained from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, 202-637-7000 and www.wmata.com.

 

Both lines of the Virginia Railway Express stop at the King Street Amtrak Station. From the station, turn right onto Callahan Drive, walking half a block to King Street. Turn right onto King Street, and follow the walking directions from the King Street Metro Station. Additional VRE information is available at 800-743-3873 or www.vre.org.


Walking Directions to the Courthouse

 

From the Eisenhower Metro Station: Turn right onto Eisenhower Avenue and walk two blocks. Turn left onto Elizabeth Lane and walk one block. The courthouse is on your left.

 

From the King Street Metro Station: Turn right onto Diagonal Road. Walk one block, cross Duke Street and proceed between the two stone lions one block down Dulany Street. Turn right onto Jamieson Avenue and walk two blocks. The courthouse is on your left.

 

From the Virginia Railway Express Station: Turn right onto Callahan Drive, walking half a block to King Street. Turn right onto King Street. Walk one block to Diagonal Road. Turn right, walk one block, cross Duke Street and proceed between the two stone lions one block down Dulany Street. Turn right onto Jamieson Avenue and walk two blocks. The courthouse is on your left.

 

 


 

Important Security Information

 

Visitors enter the courthouse through the building's main entrance on Courthouse Square. You will be required to walk though a magnetometer and your bags will be screened by an x-ray machine. You will be required to show a photo ID issued by a government agency, such as a driver's license.

 

Members of the public are prohibited from bringing cell phones, pagers, PDAs, laptop computers, cameras, tape recorders, and all other personal electronic devices into the courthouse. On September 15, 2005, the U.S. Marshals Service ended its practice of storing cell phones and other electronic devices that visitors bring to the U.S. District Courthouse in Alexandria. You will be unable to enter the building if you bring these devices.

 

Attorneys who require laptops for their courtroom presentations must receive prior approval from the judge.

 


 

Nearby Restaurants & Hotels

 

Restaurants

 

Within Walking Distance

 

Courthouse Deli
(In the courthouse. Open 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
401 Courthouse Square
703-548-3958

 

Cafe Old Town
(Behind the courthouse)
2111 Eisenhower Avenue
703-683-3116

 

Carlyle Deli
(Across the street from the courthouse)
2141 Jamieson Avenue
703-548-7767

 

Ruby Tuesday
210 Swamp Fox Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-960-1600
www.rubytuesday.com

 

Roundhouse Cafe

(USPTO complex)

600 Dulany Street

Alexandria, VA 22314

703-535-3104

http://uspto.catertrax.com/

 

Jamieson Grille
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-253-8640

 

Paesano's
2141 Jamieson Avenue
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-548-8111


 

Within Driving Distance

 

 

Baja Fresh
3231 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-823-2888
www.bajafresh.com

 

Panera Bread
3201 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-751-1800
www.panerabread.com

 

Laporta's Restaurant
1600 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-683-6313

 

Tempo Restaurant
4231 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22304
703-370-7900


 

Hotels

 

The Westin Alexandria
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, Virginia 22314-5700
703-253-8600
www.Westin.com/Alexandria

 

 

Best Western Old Colony Inn
1101 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-739-2222
www.hotel-alexandria.com

 

Courtyard by Marriott
2700 Eisenhower Avenue
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-329-2323
www.courtyard.com

 

Embassy Suites Alexandria Old Towne
1900 Diagonal Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-684-5900
www.embassysuites.com

 

Hilton Alexandria Old Towne
1767 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-837-0440
www.hilton.com

 

Holiday Inn Select Old Towne
480 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-549-6080
www.holiday-inn.com

 

Holiday Inn - Telegraph Rd.
2460 Eisenhower Avenue
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-960-3400
www.holiday-inn.com

 

Holiday Inn - Historic District
625 First Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-548-6300
www.holiday-inn.com

 

Morrison House
116 S. Alfred Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-838-8000
www.morrisonhouse.com

 

Radisson Hotel Old Towne
901 N. Fairfax Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-683-3000
www.radisson.com

 

Sheraton Suites
801 N. Saint Asaph Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-836-4700
www.sheraton.com

 

Residence Inn Marriott
2345 Mill Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703-549-1496

www.marriott.com


 

Additional information about Alexandria restaurants and hotels is available on the Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association's web site.