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    Circuit Court

    Lynchburg, VA, 24th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

    General Information

    There is a circuit court in each city and county in Virginia. The circuit court is the trial court with the broadest powers in Virginia. The circuit court handles all civil cases with claims of more than $25,000. It shares authority with the general district court to hear matters involving claims between $4,500 and $25,000. The circuit court has the authority to hear serious criminal cases called felonies. The circuit court also handles family matters, including divorce. In addition, the circuit court hears cases appealed from the general district court and from the juvenile and domestic relations district court.

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    Circuit Court Clerk
    Honorable Eugene C. Wingfield



    Lynchburg Circuit Court

    Physical Address
    900 Court Street
    Lynchburg, VA 24504

    Mailing Address 
    Lynchburg Circuit Court
    P.O. Box 4
    Lynchburg, VA 24505
     (434) 455-2620
     (434) 847-1864
     (434) 455-0041
    Jury Hotline 
     (434) 455-2626

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    Hours of Operation & Cut-off Times
    Monday – Friday 
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Marriage Licenses
    8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Notary Commission
    8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Deed Recordings
    8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.