Mandatory electronic filing in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia became effective October 1, 2005.
To file electronically with our court you must:
- Be admitted to practice in the U. S. Bankruptcy Court of the Western District of Virginia (How to be admitted) or appear on a pro hac vice basis. Refer to Local Rule 2090-1.
- Attend CM/ECF training, have attended CM/ECF (any bankruptcy court in the country), or currently file electronically in the Eastern District of Virginia Bankruptcy Court. For additional information for training requirements, see ECF training information.
- Submit a completed CM/ECF Participant Registration Form.
- Please note that Limited Participants are not required to attend training.