Virginia's Judicial System


Westmoreland Circuit Court

15th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Gwynne J. Chatham

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 493-0108
Fax: (804) 493-0393

Clerk's Office Hours


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Address


175 Polk Street
P. O. Box 307
Courthouse
Montross, VA 22520-0307

Judges

  • Hon. Herbert M. Hewitt, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Sarah L. Deneke, Chief Judge
  • Hon. William E. Glover
  • Hon. John Overton Harris
  • Hon. Patricia Kelly
  • Hon. Michael E. Levy
  • Hon. Roy Michael McKenney
  • Hon. Ricardo Rigual
  • Hon. James Bruce Strickland
  • Hon. Gordon F. Willis
  • Hon. Victoria A. B. Willis

Terms of Court and General Information

  • All court convenes at 9:00 criminal and civil.
  • Criminal cases are set by agreement with Commonwealth's Attorney at preliminary hearing, on Term Day, or by agreement of counsel and the Court.
  • Terms are the 4th Friday of January, April, July and October.
  • In civil jury trials, instructions must be submitted to the Court and opposing counsel 5 days prior to trial.
  • Civil cases are set by the Clerk's Office.