Welcome

Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia. We have offices in Roanoke, Lynchburg, and Harrisonburg.

Court Locations

210 Church Ave.
Room 200
Roanoke, VA 24011
(540) 857-2391

1101 Court St.
Room 166
Lynchburg, VA 24504
(434) 845-0317

116 N. Main St.
Room 223
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
(540) 434-8327

News & Announcements

Wed, 10/07/2015
If approved to appear for a hearing by telephone before Judge Connelly or Judge Black, you will need to follow the new instructions below to be able to appear. View Instructions
Tue, 04/07/2015
For matters relating to: In re: Xinergy Ltd. Case No. 15-70444 (PMB) Please go to:https://www.americanlegal.com/xinergy
Fri, 06/10/2016
For those that recently attended the Western District of Virginia Bankruptcy Conference held on May 6, 2016, at Holiday Inn Valley View, Roanoke, Virginia, the Virginia State Bar granted final approval of six and one-half (6.5) hours of continuing legal education credit, including one (1) hour of ethics. Members of the Virginia State Bar may certify attendance online at www.vsb.org under the Member Login Section. The course information is as follows:              Course ID:     NDD1727                         Sponsor:         Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee               Title:               3rd Annual Western District of Virginia Bankruptcy Conference   You may also certify attendance by mailing a certification form to the Virginia State Bar. Please refer to the Certification of Attendance Form (Form 2). If you require any additional information to obtain approval from another bar association, please email Jason Shorter in Trustee Christopher...
Tue, 06/07/2016
NOTICE OF VACANCY FOR THE POSITION OF UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE                 The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia at Alexandria.  The basic jurisdiction of a Bankruptcy Judge is specified in Title 28, United States Code and explained in Title 11, United States Code, as well as in 98 Stat. 344, Pub. L. 98-353, Title I, § 120.  
Mon, 05/02/2016
*UPDATED* All information regarding the 3rd Annual Western District of Virginia Bankruptcy Conference including updated Agenda Materials can be found at the link below. 3rd Annual Seminar
Thu, 04/07/2016
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia is considering a number of amendments to it’s local rules.  Below you will find the proposed amendments which will be acted on by the court after you have had an opportunity to review and comment on the changes.  This comment period will run for thirty days from the date of this communication. There are brief summaries of the changes below as well as mark-up versions of the proposed changes.   Please read the mark-up versions. Please send your comments to: comments@vawb.uscourts.gov Local Rule 1006-1 Local Rule 1017-2 Local Rule 3004-1
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