Virginia's Judicial System

Orange Circuit Court

16th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Teresa T. Carroll


Phone: (540) 672-4030
Fax: (540) 672-2939

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


110 North Madison Road, Suite 300
P. O. Box 230
Orange, VA 22960-0133


  • Hon. Timothy K. Sanner, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Dale B. Durrer
  • Hon. Cheryl V. Higgins
  • Hon. Richard E. Moore
  • Hon. Susan L. Whitlock
  • Hon. Claude V. Worrell

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 4th Monday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Cases set on Term Day.
  • Motion day, 4th Monday Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct., Dec.; on Monday following Term Day Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov. (Criminal motions day docket begins at 9:00 a.m.)
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized.