Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

Established in 1891 and located in Richmond, Virginia, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit exercises appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

The court is considered mid-sized among the US Circuit Courts, with 15 authorized judgeships. The Judges in this circuit continue the unique tradition of stepping down from the bench after oral argument to shake the hands of the attorneys in the case. Read a detailed history of the Fourth Circuit here.

Browse Opinions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


Recent Decisions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
US v. Adrian Gambrell-Booker
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 14-4812
US v. Darius Freeman
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-4329
James Frasier v. Carolina Ctr for Occup. Health
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1114
David Montgomery v. Conmed, Inc.
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1133
Treadwell Original Drifters v. Original Drifters, Inc.
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1200
Tiffany Snider-Jefferson v. Amigo Mobility International
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2064
US v. Kirt Omar Gibbs
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4129
US v. Michael Miller
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4336
US v. Steve Singo
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4409
US v. Jon Thomas
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4416
Anthony Kelly v. Frank Bishop
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7399
McKenzie Hopkins v. Patricia Goins-Johnson
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7410
Travis Eugene Ward v. Barbara Meade
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7421
Robert Earl Williamson v. Rick Clark
Date: February 24, 2017
Docket Number: 16-7483
U.S. ex rel. Robert Searle v. DRS C3 & Aviation Company
Date: February 23, 2017
Docket Number: 15-2442