Virginia's Judicial System

Highland Circuit Court

25th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Judy W. Hupman


Phone: (540) 468-2447
Fax: (540) 468-2047

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 190
Monterey, VA 24465-0190


  • Hon. Charles L. Ricketts III, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Anita D. Filson
  • Hon. W. Chapman Goodwin
  • Hon. Victor V. Ludwig
  • Hon. Malfourd W. Trumbo

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms Dates: March, June, Sept., & Dec. - *Please contact court for specific designated date until further notice.*
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized.
  • The Highland Circuit Court uses regular mail to distribute final orders and appreciate, but do not require, self addressed stamped envelopes.