Virginia's Judicial System

Petersburg Circuit Court

11th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Maytee Romero de Parham


Phone: (804) 733-2367
Fax: (804) 732-5548

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


7 Courthouse Avenue
Petersburg, VA 23803

Judge's Chambers: 1 Courthouse Avenue


  • Hon. Joseph M. Teefey Jr., Chief Judge
  • Hon. Paul W. Cella
  • Hon. Dennis M. Martin

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Criminal term begins, 3rd Thursday, each month.
  • Civil term begins, 3rd Thursday, each month.
  • Grand Juries, 3rd Thursday, each month.
  • Criminal cases set through Commonwealth's Attorney on designated days.
  • Civil cases, and hearings in civil cases: please appear at Docket call in the county or city where the case is filed.
  • Civil cases, hearings in civil cases, set through the Court Administrator (804) 733-2423 or [email protected], or on term days in matured cases.
  • Any requests regarding continuances or settlements must be made in written form and filed with the Clerk's office, and the presiding judge will review them.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Criminal bench days every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, except term days.