Virginia's Judicial System

Prince William Circuit Court

31st Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Jacqueline C. Smith


Phone: (703) 792-6015
Civil: (703) 792-6029
Fines/Costs: 703-792-6031
Criminal/Courtroom Support: 703-792-6025
Fax: Criminal Fax: 703-792-5746
Fax: Civil Fax: 703-792-7750

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


9311 Lee Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110


  • Hon. Carroll A. Weimer Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Tracy Calvin Hudson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Kimberly A. Irving
  • Hon. Steven S. Smith
  • Hon. James A. Willett

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Court convenes 10:00 a.m.
  • Terms begin, 1st Monday, Feb., April, June; 1st Tuesday, July - December.
  • Grand Jury meets 1st Monday of each month unless 1st Monday is a holiday then following Tuesday. 8:45 a.m.
  • Criminal Term Day at 10:00 a.m. on 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday of each month.
  • Civil Term Day at 2:00 p.m. on 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday of each month.
  • Praecipe filed through Wednesday preceding Civil Term Day. Cases may be set on term day or by calling chambers at 703/792-6010.