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Loudoun County Circuit Court

Loudoun County Virginia Courthouse

The Loudoun County Virginia Courthouse is located at 18 E Market St, Leesburg, Virginia. The Loudoun County Courthouse includes the Juvenile and Domestic Relations District CourtGeneral District Court, and Circuit Court. The courthouse hears both criminal and civil cases.

Loudoun County Circuit Court

The Loudoun County Circuit Court has jurisdiction over civil disputes over $25,000.00. It also handles appeals from General District Court, serious criminal matters, and numerous other legal matters. Most circuit court civil cases are initiated through a civil complaint. This complaint is served on the defendant, at which time a defendant generally has 21 days to file a responsive pleading with the court.

The civil process in Circuit Court may involve discovery, motions, and procedural requirements that are more complex than general district court. Following this process, if the case is not dismissed, then the case will proceed to a judge or jury.

Whether the case is in General District Court or Circuit Court, there are numerous deadlines and important procedural requirements in each case. Local procedures and rules change frequently, so always consult with an attorney regarding your rights and obligations.

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If you have a case in Loudoun County, contact the office today to schedule a consultation with an experienced attorney.