Virginia's Judicial System


Wise Circuit Court

30th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. J. Jack Kennedy Jr.
email: jack@jackkennedy.net

Phone/Fax


Phone: (276) 328-6111
Fax: (276) 328-0039
Fax: No faxes accepted (only PDF)

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


P. O. Box 1248
206 East Main Street
Wise, VA 24293-1248

homepage: www.courtbar.org

Judges

  • Hon. Tammy S. McElyea, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Chadwick S. Dotson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. John C. Kilgore

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 1st Tues. after 3rd Mon. in Jan.; 3rd Monday, Apr., July, Oct.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term, recalled once during the term.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe; criminal cases set in conference two weeks prior to beginning of Term.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general chancery causes, except divorce.
  • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.