Northumberland Circuit Court
15th Judicial Circuit of Virginia
Hon. Deborah Bingham
Phone: (804) 580-3700
Fax: (804) 580-2261
Clerk's Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:45 PM
P. O. Box 217
39 Judicial Place
Heathsville, VA 22473-0217
- Hon. Harry T. Taliaferro III, Presiding Judge
- Hon. David H. Beck, Chief Judge
- Hon. Sarah L. Deneke
- Hon. Joseph J. Ellis
- Hon. J. Overton Harris
- Hon. Charles S. Sharp
- Hon. Gordon F. Willis
Terms of Court and General Information
- Terms begin, 4th Tuesday, Jan., Apr., July & Oct.
- All cases set by agreement with Commonwealth's Attorney at preliminary hearing, on Term Day, or by agreement of counsel and the Court. The latter may be done by a telephone call to the Judge's office.
- Court convenes at 9:00 a.m.
- In civil jury trials, instructions must be submitted to the Court and opposing counsel 5 days prior to trial.
- Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general chancery causes and divorces.