Business Assistance Team: Clerk of the Circuit Court
The Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court is a key member of the Loudoun County Business Assistance Team, offering services ranging from registering a business name to providing access to land records.
Business Assistance Team
1 Harrison St. SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Barbara Zimmerman, Business Assistance Team Leader; Assistant Director, Department of Building and Development
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Registering a Business Trade Name
The Clerk's Office provides a number of services to new businesses in Loudoun County, including helping businesses register a business trade name, which is required if a business is conducted in Virginia under a name other than the owner's legal name. More information from the Clerk's Office is online:
If you are purchasing property for your business, you will want to be aware of any easements that exist. All easements on your property should be shown on your plat, or described within the title documents. A copy of your plat may be available for viewing by the Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Land Records Division.