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Clerk of Court
The Honorable Wendy S. Hughes

Phone: (804) 748-1241

Email Uscircuitcourtclerk@chesterfield.gov
This email account is intended for general inquiries only. For specific case-related inquiries, please call the Clerk’s Office during public service hours to speak with a staff member in the appropriate division.

The Court does not accept case-related filings via the Internet, e-mail or fax.
Filings are accepted via mail, courier or hand delivery.

NOTE: The Court does not accept case-related filings via the Internet, e-mail or fax.

Public Service Hours
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Recording Hours
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

NOTE: Recording hours are subject to change in the event of inclement weather or holiday closings. Filing parties are encouraged to call the Clerk's Office in advance to ascertain any deviation from normal recording hours.

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 125
Chesterfield, VA 23832-0909

Street Address
9500 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832

Parking - Parking is permitted in any area except those that are gated, marked "reserved," or designated for jurors. There is no fee for parking.

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Online Case Data

The Criminal Division of the Circuit Court handles all  

  • felony cases 
  • misdemeanor cases originating by Grand Jury action 
  • misdemeanor appeals from the General District and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts 

Information regarding criminal charges or case dispositions is not provided over the telephone or via email.  

NOTE: Unless appealed, traffic infractions are handled by the General District Court or Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court.

Unlike the District Courts that have separate traffic dockets, the Circuit Court integrates traffic infraction appeals into its criminal docket.

Criminal Record Checks

The Chesterfield Circuit Court does not perform criminal background checks. The Virginia State Police is equipped to perform a comprehensive background check encompassing the entire Commonwealth of Virginia. Additional information regarding services provided by the State Police can be obtained from the following web site: www.vsp.state.va.us.

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