Hanover County VA Lawyers Riley & Wells for Criminal & Traffic Defense

historic hanover courthouse in hanover county virginia where speeding cases were first argued by hanove county lawyers

Hanover County VA Courthouse Complex

T:(804) 673-7111
F:(804) 673-7115
1518 Willow Lawn Drive, Suite 200
Richmond, Virginia 23230

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    Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law, PLLC, is a limited liability company that is registered to practice law with the Commonwealth of Virginia State Corporation Commission. Our attorneys are licensed to practice law by the Virginia State Bar. We are a local law firm that appears before the Hanover County Circuit, General District, and Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts every week. Virginia is a large state and we believe that clients are better represented by local attorneys who regularly appear before the same Courts.

    Hanover Circuit Court

    Clerk of Court

    Hon. Frank D. Hargrove Jr.
    email: FHargrove@courts.state.va.us

    Phone: (804) 365-6150
    Fax: (804) 365-6278


    • Hon. J. Overton Harris, Presiding Judge
    8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    P. O. Box 39
    7507 Library Drive
    Hanover, VA 23069-0039

    Hanover General District Court

    Clerk of Court
    Ms Cheryl Lynn DeVaughn
    Phone: (804) 365-6191
    Civil: (804) 365-6457
    Fax: Traffic/Criminal: (804) 365-6290
    Fax: Civil: (804) 365-6436

    Hours & Address
    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    P. O. Box 176
    District Courts Building
    7515 Library Drive
    Hanover, VA 23069-0176

    Hon. Hugh S. Campbell

    Court Schedule
    Criminal: Mon.-Fri., 8:15 a.m. (except 5th Fri.)
    Traffic: Mon.-Fri., 8:15 a.m. (except 5th Fri.)
    Traffic & Criminal: Tues. – Fri., 8:30 a.m. (except 5th Fri.)
    Criminal Trials
    Tues, Wed., & Fri., 9:00 a.m. (except 5th Fri.)
    Thurs., 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
    Traffic Trials
    Tues, Wed., & Fri., 10:30 a.m. (except 5th Fri.)
    Thurs., 9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
    Civil (Small claims only)
    1st Mon., 2:30 p.m.
    4th Mon., 9:30 a.m.
    Civil First Return Date (General)
    Mon., 9:00 a.m.
    Mon., 8:30 a.m.
    Civil Contested Trials (General)
    Main: Mon, 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
    Basement: 4th Mon., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
    Citizen Warrants: Tues., 1:30 p.m.
    VASAP Violations: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Wed., 1:30 p.m.
    CCP Violations: 3rd, 4th & 5th Wed., 1:30 p.m.
    Animal Control: 1st & 3rd Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
    Game/Forestry/Fire/Zoning/Building Code Violations:
    2nd & 4th Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
    Environmental Violations: 3rd & 4th Fri., 1:30 p.m. (except 5th
    Signs on Highway & Rider Safety Violations: 4th Mon., 8:30 a.m.
    **Note: No court on the 5th Fridays
    Continuance Policy
    Continuance policy can be found on the Hanover Court Home page Website in document http://www.courts.state.va.us/courts/gd/Hanover/continuancepdf.pdf or on file in the clerk’s office.

    Hanover Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

    Clerk of Court

    Ms Susan S. Wood

    Phone: (804) 365-6200
    Fax: (804) 365-6246


    • Hon. Shannon O. Hoehl, Presiding Judge
    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

    P. O. Box 86
    7515 Library Drive
    2nd Floor
    Hanover, VA 23069-0086