The purpose of this information is to better inform the general public of procedural matters involved in the administration of estates. Nothing contained herein is intended to advise anyone as to legal remedies for a particular circumstance. Circuit Court Clerks and their Deputy Clerks cannot render legal advice.

Specific procedural questions may be answered by calling this office. If you have a problem involving the legal interpretation of Virginia statutes pertaining to estates, you may wish to contact an attorney licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Wills probated in the Office of the Clerk of Circuit Court of the city of Roanoke are fully searchable in the public records room on the third floor of the Roanoke City Courthouse.