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Hearings and Trials

York-Poquoson Courthouse

CONTACT

300 Ballard Street
P O Box 371
Yorktown, VA 23690-0532
Phone: 757-890-3350
TDD: 757-890-3300
Civil:
  757-890-4105
Criminal:
  757-890-4104
Judge:
  757-890-3367
Jury:
  757-890-3636
Land Records:
  757-890-4103
Traffic Appeals:
  757-890-4104
Wills & Estates:
  757-890-4106

Office Hours:     
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. M-F
Deed Recording Hours: 
8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. M-F

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HEARINGS AND TRIALS

CRIMINAL HEARINGS AND TRIALS:  Criminal hearings and trials are set by contacting the Commonwealth's Attorney at 757-890-3401.  If trials are not pre-set through the Commonwealth's Attorney, they are set at docket call held at 9:00 a.m. on Term Day (the Third Tuesday in January, March, May, July, September, and November).  Should a Term Day fall on a legal holiday as set forth in § 2.2-3300, Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, the Term Day will be on the following day.

GRAND JURIES:  Grand Juries meet at 9:00 a.m. on the first day of the Term.

CIVIL TRIALS:  Counsel and pro se parties are required to file a Praecipe requesting that the Clerk set the matter for trial.  After the Praecipe is filed, the Judge will forward a letter to all counsel and unrepresented parties requesting that they coordinate their available dates and contact the Judge's Assistant by telephone at 757-890-3367 to set the trial date.  Civil trials are not set by docket call.

CIVIL HEARINGS: Appointments for hearings on civil matters are scheduled through the Judge's Assistant who may be reached at 757-890-3367.