Hours & Holidays


Office hours for the clerk's office are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, with the exception of holidays. The court's electronic case filing system is available for filing 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Counsel anticipating an after-hours emergency must contact the clerk's office during regular office hours to arrange after-hours coverage.

Office closings, including due to inclement weather, are announced on the court’s main incoming line, (804) 916-2700, and under News & Announcements on the court's home page. Filing deadlines are extended to the next day the clerk’s office is open for business.

2019 Holidays

Date Holiday
Tuesday, January 1
New Year's Day
Monday, January 21 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 18 Washington's Birthday
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 2
Labor Day
Monday, October 14 Columbus Day
Monday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 29
Clerk's office closed except for emergency filings
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day

2020 Holidays

Date Holiday
Wednesday, January 1
New Year's Day
Monday, January 20 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 17 Washington's Birthday
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day
Friday, July 3
Independence Day Observed
Monday, September 7
Labor Day
Monday, October 12 Columbus Day
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 25 Christmas Day