Virginia's Judicial System

Highland General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

25th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet
Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Victoria L King


Phone: (540) 468-2445
Fax: (540) 468-3449

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


165 West Main Street
P. O. Box 88
Monterey, VA 24465-0088

General District Judges

  • Hon. Gordon F. Saunders, Chief Judge
  • Hon. William Harrison Cleaveland
  • Hon. Rupen R. Shah

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Laura L. Dascher, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Linda Schorsch Jones
  • Hon. Correy R. Smith
  • Hon. Paul A. Tucker

Court Schedule

Criminal & Traffic
   1st & 3rd Wed., 2:00 p.m.
     1st & 3rd Wed., 2:30 p.m.
   1st & 3rd Wed., 3:00 p.m.
Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   2nd Tues., 1:30 p.m.
   4th Mon., 9:30 a.m.

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk if requested in advance; additional continuances granted by Judge.