Oral Argument Calendar

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The Fourth Circuit hears oral argument at regularly scheduled sessions in Richmond, Virginia, and at special sessions scheduled throughout the circuit. Register to receive calendar and audio file updates:
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Links for each oral argument session are activated when the case calendar is posted.  To listen to cases as they are being argued before a panel, click on the case calendar for that session and then on the Listen link for that panel.  Audio files for each case are posted on the Listen to Oral Arguments page the following day.

2022-2023 Term

Law School & Special Sessions

2022-2023 Term

  • September 16, 2022 (Charleston, SC)
  • March 22, 2023 (Marshall University)
  • April 13, 2023 (Appalachian School of Law)

2023-2024 Term

  • September 19-22, 2023
  • October 24-27, 2023
  • December 5-8, 2023
  • January 23-26, 2024
  • March 19-22, 2024
  • May 7-10, 2024

Law School & Special Sessions

2023-2024 Term

  • TBD

The identity of the panel assigned to hear argument pursuant to IOP 34.1 is not disclosed until the morning of argument.