News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

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.


Tue, 04/07/2015

For matters relating to:
In re: Xinergy Ltd.
Case No. 15-70444 (PMB)
Please go to:

Tue, 03/14/2017

Due to the weather, the Harrisonburg office will be closed today, Tuesday, March 14th.  If you need assistance, please call the Roanoke office at (540) 857-2391

Thu, 02/16/2017

The Fourth Annual Western District of Virginia Bankruptcy Seminar will be held on June 2, 2017, at the Holiday Inn Valley View, 3315 Ordway Drive NW, Roanoke, VA 24017.

Please save the date!
Details regarding the seminar...

Thu, 02/02/2017

Employment Opportunity - Bankruptcy Administrator - Western District of North Carolina


Employment Announcement


Thu, 01/26/2017

Annual Bankruptcy Practice Seminar 2017
The Westin Richmond
Friday, March 17, 2017

Fri, 11/11/2016

Please take note of the following changes to the Miscellaneous Fee Schedule that take effect December 1, 2016.


Wed, 10/05/2016

Judge Connelly will be holding "brown bag" lunches on October 20, 2016, in Lynchburg and on November 10, 2016, in Charlottesville. Both lunches will take place from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.

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...

Tue, 06/07/2016




            The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates for a...