Clarke Circuit Court
26th Judicial Circuit of Virginia
Hon. Helen Butts
Phone: (540) 955-5116
Fax: (540) 955-0284
Clerk's Office Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
P. O. Box 189
102 N. Church Street
Berryville, VA 22611-0189
- Hon. John E. Wetsel Jr., Presiding Judge
- Hon. Thomas J. Wilson IV, Chief Judge
- Hon. Bruce D. Albertson
- Hon. Clifford Lynwood Athey Jr.
- Hon. Dennis Lee Hupp
- Hon. Ronald Lewis Napier
- Hon. Clark Andrew Ritchie
Terms of Court and General Information
- Terms begin, 3rd Monday, Jan., April, July & Oct.
- Motion Day, 3rd Wednesday each month, 8:00 a.m.
- Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
- Misdemeanor appeals day, 3rd Wednesday of each month or as set by the Court.
- Praecipes must be filed not less that 7 days preceding Motion Day.
- Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
- Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.