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.

Thu, 04/28/2022

The Western District of North Carolina is seeking a U.S. Magistrate Judge for our Charlotte Division. To learn more, click here.

Wed, 04/27/2022

Application period is now open for new members of the Criminal Justice Act Panel (CJA) for the Western District of North Carolina.  The application period will run from April 1, 2022, through June 30, 2022.
More information available at...

Thu, 03/31/2022

Provisions of CARES Act extended through 6/14/2022

Wed, 03/30/2022

The Judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit have selected John Baker as the new Federal Public Defender.
Details are available at this link:

Fri, 03/04/2022

The Western District of North Carolina Federal Bar Association will be holding its 2022 Annual Meeting and CLE June 3, 2022, at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville.  For more details please see the attached.

Tue, 01/12/2021

Landscape and Site Design

Courthouses are a cornerstone of American Democracy.  They serve, singularly, to bring together citizens from every walk of life and every social stratum to seek, find and serve justice.

Tue, 06/30/2020

Check out PACER's newly redesigned, informational and resource website https://pacer.uscourts.gov
The website provides informain about how the public can access federal court records electronically...

Thu, 03/05/2020

The Western District of N.C. is pleaased to announce a new search feature available on our homepage.  You can now check an attorney's admission status by entering a N.C. State Bar number or attorney name.  The serach results will indicate an...