The judiciary's Case Management/Electronic Case Files system (CM/ECF) enables counsel to file documents electronically over the Internet 24 hours a day. Use of CM/ECF in the Fourth Circuit is governed by Local Rule 25(a).
File all documents in electronic form only with the following exceptions:
All documents are filed in paper form unless the pro se litigant obtains a PACER account and requests filing privileges with the Fourth Circuit. Instructions for Pro Se Filers can be found in Register for eFiling.
Register for eFiling
Submit New Case
Pay Fees by Credit Card
CM/ECF Attorney Manual
Filing Events & Reliefs