Virginia's Judicial System


Rappahannock Circuit Court

20th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Margaret Ralph

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 675-5350
Fax: (540) 675-5351

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


238 Gay Street
P. O. Box 517
Washington, VA 22747-0517

Judges

  • Hon. Jeffrey W. Parker, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Burke F. McCahill, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Jeanette Aldora Irby
  • Hon. Stephen E. Sincavage

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 2nd Monday, Jan., March, May, July, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • All cases set on Term Day.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in partition and other complicated chancery causes.
  • Civil Trial Scheduling: all counsel must appear to set a trial date.
  • Recordation cutoff time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Faxes not accepted.