Clerk of the Circuit Court

The Clerk of the Circuit Court is an elected office in each county and large city in Virginia.  Paul Ferguson was elected to serve as Clerk of Court beginning on January 1, 2008.

The Clerk of Court’s office provides support for courts in the 17th Judicial District, which includes Arlington County and the City of Falls Church.  The office creates a pool of residents to serve Jury Duty; it administers land records, including Wills and Probate; it issues Marriage Licenses and other vital records; and performs many other ministerial duties.

The Clerk of Court office is located at 1425 North Courthouse Road, Sixth Floor.  Please note that cell phones are not allowed in this building.