Commonwealth's Attorney Office

Mr. E.M. Wright Jr. - Commonwealth's Attorney

Mrs. Tammy Price - Administrative Assistant

PH: (434) 969-4910, Fax: (434) 969-1567,  M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Address: P.O. Box 243/Buckingham, VA 23921

The Commonwealth’s Attorney’s duties primarily encompass the prosecution of all criminal offenses occuring within Buckingham County, including traffic, misdemeanors and felonies. The Commonwealth’s Attorney handles all of the cases in the Circuit, General District and Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts.

Please see the Virginia Supreme Court website when you need to verify court dates and times in the General District and Circuit Courts. Cases pending in the Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court are not available online.


Job Opening:

Part time Assiistant Commonwealth's Attorney

Salary:             $27,000.00 to $37,021.00, depending on qualifications

Start Date:       October 23, 2017 or as soon thereafter as possible

Closing Date:  October 13, 2017 at 5:00 pm 

Job Description: Part time Assistant Attorney B position available in the Buckingham County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office.  Primary responsibilities will be criminal matters in the Buckingham County General District Court, the Buckingham County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court, and on occasion, the Buckingham County Circuit Court.  Also, this position will be responsible for advising law enforcement officers in criminal investigations and related matters, writing briefs and legal research.

Special Requirements:  Applicants must be licensed and in good standing with the Virginia State Bar and prior criminal law trial experience required.  Must possess satisfactory results of a criminal history background check; Proximity to the County required.

Application procedure: Please submit a Buckingham County application along with a resume.. Applications are available on-line at;

Contact:          Tammy Price, Administrative Assistant, at 434.969.4910, for further information 







Our Location/Facility

The Buckingham County Administration Building is located on US Route 60 approximately 2/10 (two-tenths) of a mile east of the Buckingham County Courthouse.  The Buckingham County Health Department and the Buckingham Department of Social Services are also located in this building. This building houses the following Constitutional officers and county departments: County Administrator, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, animal control, building inspection, zoning, utilities, recreation, solid waste, Planning Commission, and industrial development.


Board of Supervisors

Mr. Robert "Bobby" Jones | District 1 (Chairman)
Mr. Danny R. Allen | District 7 (Vice Chairman)

Mr. Donnie Bryan | District 2
Mr. Don Matthews. | District 3
Mr. Morgan Dunnavant| District 4
Mr. Harry W. Bryant | District 5

Mr. Joe Chambers |District 6

Get in Touch

(434) 969-4242

13380 West James Anderson Hwy
Buckingham, VA 23921

Hours of Business

8:30 am -4:30 p.m.