Virginia's Judicial System


King William General District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Jill C. Hall
email: jhall@vacourts.gov

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 769-4947
Fax: (804) 769-4971

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


351 Courthouse Lane Ste 201
King William, VA 23086

Appropriate dress is required.

--The following items are not allowed in the courthouse:

weapons of any kind; contraband; hazardous materials;

outside food and beverage;

cell phones or other electronic devices

(unless necessary for a court hearing, and with the Judge's permission);

purses and/or bags.

All persons entering the building are subject to

search, arrest, and forfeiture.

Payments & filings accepted in office until 4:00 pm.

Judges

  • Hon. Stephanie E. Merritt, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Stephen Ashton Hudgins
  • Hon. Colleen K. Killilea

Court Schedule

Traffic
   King William County
   1st Thurs., 10:30 a.m.
   3rd Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
   State Police
   1st & 4th Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., & 10:00 a.m.
   3rd Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
   Town/West Point
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 10:30 a.m.
Criminal
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 11:00 a.m.
Civil
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
   Small Claims
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 1:45 p.m.
Counsel Determination
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 9:00 a.m.
Conservation Officers & VMRC
   3rd Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
Animal Control
   1st Thurs., 1:00 p.m.

Court is NOT HELD on the 4th Thursday for November or December.

Continuance Policy

Criminal case continuances granted by Commonwealth's Attorney; first continuance in traffic cases granted by Clerk.