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Circuit Court

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Image of Janet Hix, Clerk of Circuit Court

Janet Hix - Clerk of the Circuit Court


The office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court dates from 1619. The clerk serves as the recorder of deeds and probate judge, issues marriage licenses and is the official court administrator for all civil and criminal court cases. The clerk creates and maintains all court files and records, prepares court orders and jury lists, contacts jurors and issues summonses and court processes.

The Circuit Court of Appomattox County is part of the 10th Judicial Circuit Court of Virginia.


FOIA Officer

Janet Hix (  Phone:  (434) 352-5275