Virginia's Judicial System


Charles City Circuit Court

9th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Edith K. Holmes
email: ekholmes@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 652-2105
Phone: (804) 652-2107
Fax: (804) 829-5647

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Stop recording at 4:00 p.m.

Address


P. O. Box 86
10780 Courthouse Road
Charles City, VA 23030-0086

Judges

  • Hon. Thomas B. Hoover, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Richard Y. AtLee Jr., Chief Judge
  • Hon. Michael E. McGinty

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 1st Tuesday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov. 12.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term at 9:00 a.m.
  • Criminal cases set for term at 9:00 a.m.
  • Civil cases set for term at 11:00 a.m.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe submitted seven days preceding Term Day.
  • Should a Term Day fall on a legal holiday as set forth in Section 2.1-21, Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, the Term Day will be on the following day.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in real property cases.
  • Instructions must be submitted 2 days prior to trial.