Brunswick County, Virginia


The circuit court is the trial court with the broadest powers in Virginia. Its jurisdiction includes all civil cases with claims of more than $15,000 and all felonies. In addition, the circuit court also handles family matters, including divorce, and cases appealed from the general district court and from the juvenile and domestic relations district court.

The circuit court clerk has over 800 duties. These include, but are not limited to, recording of deeds; issuing marriage licenses; probating will; issuing passports; qualifying fiduciaries; issuing concealed weapon permits; filing fictitious name certificates; docketing judgements; and qualifying notaries.

Additionally, the circuit court clerk is the official court administrator for all civil and criminal court cases. In this latter capacity, the Clerk creates and maintains all court files and records; prepares court orders and jury lists; contacts jurors;  and issues summons and court processes.

Circuit Court Clerk’s Office
216 North Main Street
Lawrenceville, VA 23868
Telephone: 434-848-2215
Fax: 434-848-4307
Hours of Operation :
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Circuit Court Clerk's Staff
V. Earl Stanley, Jr. , Circuit Court Clerk
Ann M. Connell, Deputy Clerk
Jackie Morgan, Deputy Clerk
Cheryl Howerton, Deputy Clerk

Online Records:
Various circuit court records are available on the Internet for viewing and downloading. However, in order to search such records, an account name and password are required. Please contact the Clerk’s Office to ascertain the amount of the user’s fee and the procedure to apply for the required credentials.

Records available:

  Land Records
  • Index 1945 to present
  • Images 1996 to present
Wills and Fiduciaries
  • Index 1996 to present
  • Images 2000 to present
  • Index 1996 to present
  • Images 2001 to present
Financing Statements
  • Index 1996 to present
  • Images 2005 to present

Court Orders

  • 2005 to present

  Brunswick County, 228 N. Main Street, Lawrenceville, Virginia 23868; Telephone: 434-848-3107
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