Virginia's Judicial System

Prince William Circuit Court

31st Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Jacqueline C. Smith


Phone: (703) 792-6015
Civil Clerk: (703) 792-6029
Criminal Clerk: (703) 792-6031
Jury Clerk: (703) 792-6047
Jury Update Recording: (703) 792-6032
Land Records Clerk: (703) 792-6035
Fax: (703) 342-0342

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
No payments accepted after 4:30 p.m.
Judge's Chambers Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


9311 Lee Avenue
Third Floor
Manassas, VA 20110

[email protected]

Terms of Court, Trial and Hearing Information:

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  • Hon. Angela Lemmon Horan, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Kimberly A. Irving, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Carroll A. Weimer Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. James A. Willett, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Robert P. Coleman
  • Hon. Tracy Calvin Hudson
  • Hon. Petula C. Metzler

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Court convenes 10:00 a.m.
  • Terms begin, 1st Monday, Feb., April, June; 1st Tuesday, July - December.
  • Grand Jury meets 1st Monday of each month unless 1st Monday is a holiday then following Tuesday. 8:45 a.m.
  • Criminal Term Day at 10:00 a.m. on 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday of each month.
  • Civil Term Day at 2:00 p.m. on 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday of each month.
  • Praecipe filed through Wednesday preceding Civil Term Day. Cases may be set on term day or by calling chambers at 703/792-6171.