Virginia's Judicial System

Henrico Circuit Court

14th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Heidi S. Barshinger


Phone: (804) 501-4202

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


P. O. Box 90775
4301 East Parham Road
Henrico, VA 23273-0775


  • Hon. Richard S. Wallerstein Jr., Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Lee A. Harris Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Gary A. Hicks, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. John Marshall, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. James Stephen Yoffy, Presiding Judge

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Criminal Terms begin, 2nd Monday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term, 9:00 a.m.
  • Civil cases set 2nd Monday, July, Oct., Jan., & April (2:00 p.m.) or may be set by telephone.
  • Criminal cases set when appealed or at preliminary hearing.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m. for jury trials.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in unusual causes; accountings; suits by creditors; suits on mechanic's lien; partition suits; sale of land of persons under disability, some divorce cases.
  • Instructions must be submitted 2 days prior to trial.
  • **Effective May 1, 2016, the Henrico Circuit Court will no longer be holding civil docket calls.**