Fourth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Established in 1891 and located in Richmond, Virginia, the US 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 US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
John McKinney, Jr. v. G4S Government Solutions, Inc.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1498
M. Modderno v. Surety Trustees, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1590
Yolanda Bell v. Anne Heishman
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1606
Angela Gail Jennings v. Nancy A. Berryhill
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1696
Jason Harbin v. Lori Partin
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1719
Phillip Ward v. Branch Banking and Trust
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1734
In re: Sandra Elliott
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1761
Derek Jarvis v. The City of Alexandria
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1780
Dulce Minor v. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1823
Brian Hill v. EOUSA
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1866
Gurley Glenn v. Metech Recycling, Inc.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1920
Brien Hill v. Learning Experience
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1930
Brien Hill v. SJV, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1932
US v. Conley Patterson
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4055
US v. Stephone Brian Scales
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-4233