Courts - How are the Courts impacted by Coronavirus?

Court Hearings

Charlottesville Circuit Court, General District Court and and J&DR Courts are hearing criminal cases as scheduled.

Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Remains CLOSED to walk-in customers. TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE matters may be addressed BY APPOINTMENT ONLY by contacting Llezelle A. Dugger, the Clerk of Court, at duggerl@charlottesville.gov or 434-970-3764. Email requests are preferred. The office is taking telephone calls from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and has extended free access to its land and probate records by secure remote access during the closure of our office. For any business that currently has a paid subscription, that subscription will be extended for the period of time we are closed to the public.

General District Court Clerk’s Office

The Clerk’s Office will remain open.  Only emergency and essential cases will be heard during the Declaration of Judicial Emergency ordered by the Virginia Supreme Court. Video bond hearings, arraignments, and protective orders will still be heard weekdays at 10 a.m.

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