Commonwealth’s Attorney

Leanne Watrous
Commonwealth’s Attorney

300 West Courthouse Road
PO Box 21
Nottoway, Virginia 23955
Office: (434) 645-8268
Fax: (434) 645-8278

Leanne Watrous, Commonwealth’s Attorney –

R. Christian Malott, Asst. Commonwealth’s Attorney –

Rita Flippen, Victim/Witness Director –

The Commonwealth’s Attorney represents the citizens of the county and state in prosecuting criminal cases that occur within Nottoway County.

Ms. Watrous serves as her own designated FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) officer. If you have a FOIA request, please contact her via e-mail at or call (434) 645-8268.

Click here for a copy of the Nottoway County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office procedure for certification requests pursuant to Virginia Code § 9.1-1501.