Virginia's Judicial System

Middlesex Circuit Court

9th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Lynn L. Dunlevy


Phone: (804) 758-5317
Fax: (804) 758-8637

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 158
Routes 17 & 33
Saluda, VA 23149


  • Hon. Michael E. McGinty, Chief Judge
  • Hon. B. Elliott Bondurant
  • Hon. Richard H. Rizk
  • Hon. Jeffrey W. Shaw

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 4th Monday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term, 9:00 a.m.
  • All cases set on Term Day.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized.
  • Instructions must be submitted prior to trial.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe.
  • Should a Term Day fall on a legal holiday as set forth in Section 2.1-21, Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, the Term Day will be on the following day.
  • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.
  • Middlesex Circuit Court sends final orders through the regular mail.