Virginia's Judicial System

Culpeper Circuit Court

16th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Janice J. Corbin


Phone: (540) 727-3438
Fax: (540) 727-3475

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Courthouse Building
135 W. Cameron Street
Culpeper, VA 22701-3097


  • Hon. Susan L. Whitlock, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Timothy K. Sanner, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Daniel R. Bouton
  • Hon. Cheryl V. Higgins
  • Hon. Richard E. Moore

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 3rd Monday, Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., Dec.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Criminal cases set on Term Date; civil cases set through Judge's Administrative Assistant, Leola Morse, 540-727-3440, or by praecipe on Term Day.
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in some contested chancery causes.
  • Motion Day, 2nd & 4th Tuesday; 9:30 a.m. Criminal Cases; 1:30 p.m. Civil Cases