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. Cressondra B. Conyers, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Wade A. Bowie
  • Hon. Mara M. Matthews
  • Hon. Brian J. Smalls

Court Schedule

1st, 3rd & 5th Wednesdays
     8:30 a.m., New Kent Sheriff's Office
     9:00 a.m., Virginia State Police
   Counsel Determinations
     8:30 a.m.
   Criminal Trials
     9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm
1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th Thursdays
   Counsel Determinations
     8:30 a.m.
   Initial Custody/Visitation
     9:00 a.m.
   Contested Custody/Visitation/Support
     9:30am; 10:30am; 1:00pm, set by Judge/Clerk
3rd Thursday
   Counsel Determinations
     8:30 a.m.
     9:00 a.m.
   DCSE Support
     9:30 a.m.
     10:30 a.m.
   Contested Custody/Visitation/Support
     11:00am; 1:00pm, set by Judge/Clerk

Continuance Policy

All requests for continuance must be on Continuance Request Form, all parties must be notified and sign off on form, and dates for hearing must be provided.