Virginia's Judicial System

Montgomery Circuit Court

27th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Tiffany M Couch


Phone: (540) 382-5760
Judges' Chambers: (540) 382-5754
Fax: (540) 394-3104
Fax: Clerk's Office: (540) 382-6937
Fax: Judge Turk's Chambers: (540) 394-2015
Fax: Judge Fleenor's Chambers: (540) 382-6922

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


55 East Main Street, Suite 1
Christiansburg, VA 24073

*Please note: Faxed court documents not accepted for filing*


  • Hon. Kenneth M. Fleenor Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Robert M. D. Turk, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Hugh Lee Harrell, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Bradley W. Finch
  • Hon. Brett L. Geisler
  • Hon. Josiah T. Showalter Jr.

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 2nd Tuesday, Jan., April, July, & Oct.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term and 4th Tues. of each Term.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners are utilized in equitable distribution matters; not divorce.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe received 10 days prior to Term, by agreement of court and counsel.
  • Criminal and traffic misdemeanor appeals pre-set with Commonwealth's Attorney's secretary for 2nd day of Term.
  • Civil misdemeanor appeals set with Judge's secretary.
  • Recordation of deeds and other land recording is available, in person, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Electronic recording is available 24/7 but will be processed during normal business hours.