Court Hearings
(Version #2,  Revised 03/26/08)


Meeting and hearing times
Section 341 Meetings begin at 9:30 in the morning, and are scheduled hourly. Please refer to your Notice to find out what time your meeting is scheduled for.

Court hearings begin at 9:30 a.m. in Lynchburg and Charlottesville. In Harrisonburg and Staunton, court hearings begin at 10:00 a.m.

Driving directions
Directions for the two Divisional Office locations were originally found at:  U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Virginia.

Directions to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Lynchburg, VA
1101 Court Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504

From Roanoke:  Take 460 East to Lynchburg. Take the only left exit off 460 East. Travel approximately 1 mile and stay in right lane. Take exit for 29 North (Lynchburg Expressway). Travel approximately 4 miles and turn right on Exit 1A (Main Street - Lower Basin Exit). At the 3rd stop light on Main Street, turn left onto 12th Street and travel two blocks to Court Street. Turn right onto Court Street and the U.S. Courthouse entrance is one block on your left. Limited on street parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

From Richmond:  Take 460 West to exit 501 North/South. Keep right on to Campbell Avenue. After the fifth stop light, approximately 3 miles, keep in right lane and Turn right onto 29 North exit of Lynchburg Expressway. Travel approximately 2 miles and turn right on Exit 1A (Main Street - Lower Basin Exit). At the 3rd stop light on Main Street, turn left onto 12th Street and travel two blocks to Court Street. Turn right onto Court Street and the U.S. Courthouse entrance is one block on your left. Limited on street parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

From Charlottesville:  Take 29 south to Lynchburg. Immediately after crossing over the James River Bridge take Main Street exit on right. At the stop light turn left onto Main Street. At the 2nd stop light on Main Street, turn left onto 12th Street and travel two blocks to Court Street. Turn right onto Court Street and the U.S. Courthouse entrance is one block on your left. Limited on street parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Directions to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Harrisonburg, VA
116 North Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802

From I-81 North or South: Take Exit 247-B to Route 33 West; go 1 mile to 5th traffic light - Turn RIGHT onto Mason Street Next traffic light - Turn LEFT onto Elizabeth Street A Parking Deck will be on Right - must park on ground level Post Office is across the street (West) of the Parking Deck. Use side entrance from Elizabeth Street.


For directions to the following three locations, please use the addresses below and use MapquestYahoo Maps,  or Google Maps  for driving directions from your starting location.

U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Charlottesville, VA
255 West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22901

U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Staunton, VA
113 East Beverley Street, Staunton, VA 24401

Rockingham County Office Building, Harrisonburg, VA 22802
(Location for Harrisonburg Section 341 Meetings)
20 East Gay Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802


What to do in bad weather
Call your attorney first. If you cannot contact your Attorney, call the Trustee's office for additional information.

Link to the Court's website
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District has useful information that can be found at the following website link:

Home page of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia.
Includes a link to PACER and CM/ECF.