Circuit Court

Stafford Courthouse

Hours:  Monday - Friday   
                 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Phone:  (540) 658-8750
                 (540) 658-4255



Circuit Court Services:

  • Issue marriage licenses
  • Issue concealed handgun permits
  • Appoint ministers to perform marriages
  • All criminal cases - felonies & misdemeanor appeals
  • Civil Law - cases $25,000 & over - concurrent jurisdiction with General District Court over claims $4,500-$25,000
  • Name changes, divorces, adoptions, church trustees
  • Probate all wills and appoint and qualify guardians for adults or children as ordered by the court.
  • May hear civil cases where the issue is more than $500 but less than $10,000