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

No purses, bags, cellphones, or electronic devices of any kind are allowed in the courthouse.

Appropriate dress is required. No shorts, tank tops, flip 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

Request 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.