Virginia's Judicial System


Surry Circuit Court

6th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Gail P. Clayton
email: gclayton@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (757) 294-3161
Fax: (757) 294-0471

Clerk's Office Hours


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Address


28 Colonial Trail, East
Surry, VA 23883

Judges

  • Hon. W. Allan Sharrett, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Nathan Curtis Lee

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 4th Tuesday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Cases set on Term Day.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe submitted through Wednesday preceding docket call.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized to take evidence in partition suits; injunctions; interrogatories.
  • Instructions must be submitted 7 days prior to trial.
  • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.