Virginia's Judicial System

New Kent Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Kelly Douglas Wiggins


Phone: (804) 966-9620
Fax: (804) 966-9091

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


12001 Courthouse Circle, 2nd Floor
P. O. Box 174
New Kent, VA 23124-0174

Use of portable electronic devices in the New Kent County Courthouse is in accordance with linked PDF.

No purses or bags of any kind are allowed in the Courthouse.

Appropriate dress is required. No shorts, tank tops, flips flops or offensive clothing.


  • Hon. Wade A. Bowie, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Cressondra B. Conyers
  • Hon. George C. Fairbanks IV

Court Schedule

1st, 3rd & 5th Wed., 8:30 a.m.
   8:30 a.m., Sheriff's Office
   9:00 a.m., State Police
Counsel Determinations
   8:30 a.m.
   9:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00
   & 11:30 a.m. set/contested cases
Contested Custody/Visitation/Support
   1:30 p.m. set by Judge/Clerk
4th Mon.
   9:00 a.m., Arraignments
   9:00 a.m., Initial Custody
   9:30 a.m., DCSE support
   11:00 a.m., Contested Custody/Visitation/Support, set by 
   1:30 p.m., Contested Custody/Visitation/Support, set by 

Continuance Policy

All requests for continuance must be by written motion and all parties must be notified of the request. The Judge requires a response from all parties before reviewing or granting the request for continuance.