Judges of the Court

The Fourth Circuit is authorized to have 15 active circuit judges. All of the court's judgeships are currently filled. The court is also served by two senior judges who participate in the work of the court. A listing of all Article III vacancies in the federal courts is available from www.uscourts.gov.

Correspondence to judges is properly directed to:
Clerk's Office
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
1100 E. Main Street, Suite 501
Richmond, VA 23219


(select name below for biography)

Name

Contact #

Commission Date

State

804-916-2607

07/25/2001

Virginia

434-296-7063

08/13/1984

Virginia

410-962-4210

08/07/1990

Maryland

410-962-3606

06/16/1994

Maryland

804-916-2700

10/01/1998

South Carolina

304-347-3533

10/09/1998

West Virginia

803-732-8250

11/26/2002

South Carolina

804-916-2700

08/15/2003

North Carolina

804-916-2700

07/01/2008

Virginia

804-916-2700

03/09/2010

Virginia

804-916-2700

08/10/2010

North Carolina

704-333-8025

12/22/2010

North Carolina

864-591-5300

10/05/2011

South Carolina

304-347-3516

04/17/2012

West Virginia

804-916-2700

07/29/2014

Maryland

803-765-5461

07/22/1991

South Carolina

410-962-0801

11/10/2009

Maryland