West Virginia Judiciary

Kanawha County Court Information

Circuit Court

Kanawha County is the only county in the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit. The county seat is Charleston.

Kanawha

vacant
Court Administrator
304-357-0369
Fax: 304-357-0310

Judge Maryclaire Akers
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0367
Fax: 304-357-9577

Judge Jennifer F. Bailey
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0366
Fax: 304-357-0563

Judge Kenneth D. Ballard
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0363
Fax: 304-357-9860

Judge Louis H. "Duke" Bloom
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0365
Fax: 304-357-0333

Judge Tera L. Salango
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0364
Fax: 304-357-0594

Judge Joanna Tabit
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0362
Fax: 304-357-9859

Judge Carrie L. Webster
(address same as Circuit Clerk)
304-357-0361
Fax: 304-357-0625

Address filings to the Kanawha County Circuit Clerk,
Cathy S. Gatson

Kanawha County Judicial Building
P.O. Box 2351
111 Court Street
Charleston, WV 25301
304-357-0440
Fax: 304-357-0473

Family Court

Kanawha County makes up the Eleventh Family Court Circuit.

Kanawha

Judge Jim Douglas
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street, Suite 5
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-2567
Fax: 304-558-0038

Judge Robert M. Montgomery
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street, Suite 2
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-0554
Fax: 304-558-8096

Judge Julie A. Pence
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street, Suite 1
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-0497
Fax: 304-558-4237

Judge Brittany Ranson Stonestreet
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street, Suite 4
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-5801
Fax: 304-558-5803

Judge Lera K. VanMeter
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street, Suite 3
Charleston, WV 25301
304-357-7450
Fax: 304-558-8097

Magistrate Court

Magistrate Rusty Casto
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0404

Magistrate Michael B. Ferrell
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0401

Magistrate Brent L. Hall
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0405

Magistrate Ward Harshbarger
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0403

Magistrate Pete C. Lopez
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0407

Magistrate Jack Pauley
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0406

Magistrate Gary Q. Sheff
(addressand fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0402

Magistrate Joseph L. Shelton
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0408

Magistrate Michael L. Sisson
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0409

Magistrate Traci L. Strickland
(address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-357-0434

Michele D. Cook, Clerk
Kanawha County Judicial Building
111 Court Street
Charleston, WV 25301
304-357-0422
Fax: 304-357-0431

Probation

Probation Office
Kanawha County Judicial Annex
111 Court Street, Third Floor
Charleston, WV 25301
304-357-0500 (Adult)
Fax: 304-357-0511
304-357-0520 (Juvenile)
Fax: 304-357-4667

Judy Jones, Probation Officer, Chief, Adult
James F. Dunlap, Probation Officer, Deputy Chief, Adult
R. Keith Stewart, Probation Officer, Chief, Juvenile
Parnel Legros, Probation Officer, Deputy Chief, Juvenile