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Chesapeake City, Virginia Probate Court: Chesapeake City Probate Court

Population 222,209
County Seat Chesapeake

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Chesapeake City probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about Virginia probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Chesapeake City,
  • land records office locations for Chesapeake City.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Chesapeake City, Virginia?

In the Virginia Court system, probate is handled by the "Circuit Courts"

The Circuit Court for Chesapeake City:

NAME OF COURT:

Chesapeake City Probate Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(757) 382-3000

ADDRESS:

General District and Circuit Court Building,

307 Albemarle Drive, Suite 300A,

Chesapeake, VA 23322-5579

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

COUNTY INFO

Chesapeake City Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.courts.state.va.us/courts/circuit/resources/probate_in_virginia.pdf

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Virginia Probate Forms, for use in all of Virginia

Virginia Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Chesapeake City court

Chesapeake City Probate Forms:

http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/government/City-Departments/courts-judicial-offices/circuit-court-clerk/forms.htm

 

Chesapeake City PROBATE FEES:

Chesapeake City, Virginia Probate Fees Information:

Virginia Probate Fees URL

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://webdev.courts.state.va.us/cgi-bin/DJIT/ef_djs_ccdeed_calc.cgi

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/government/City-Departments/courts-judicial-offices/circuit-court-clerk/records-research-copies.htm