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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.

Circuit Court Clerk
Legal Resources

Clerk's Office personnel strive to provide the most efficient and effective service to all customers. Staff members are prohibited by law from

  • providing legal advice
  • interpreting the law
  • recommending legal action

It is not the intention of the Clerk's Office, or of this web site, to offer legal solutions. Questions regarding legal procedure or interpretation of the law should be directed to an attorney licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  

For assistance with securing legal advice

Please contact

A Law Library, maintained by the Chesterfield County Public Library, is available to the public during regular library hours and is currently being housed at the Chester Library while the Central Library undergoes renovation.

Sources of online legal information available to the public include the following: 

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