Virginia's Judicial System


Amherst General District Court

24th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Beverly J. Lewis
email: BoLewis@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (434) 946-9351
Fax: (434) 946-9359

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 513
113 Taylor Street
Amherst, VA 24521

Judges

  • Hon. Harold A. Black, Chief Judge
  • Hon. R. Edwin Burnette Jr.
  • Hon. Sam D. Eggleston III

Court Schedule

Criminal, Traffic, & Local Ordinances
   Every Tuesday except 4th Tues. of the month
   Every Thursday except 2nd Thurs. in the month
   1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., & 2:30 p.m.
Advisement Cases
   Tues. & Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
Civil
   First Friday in the month
   Time to be set with the clerk's office

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk; subsequent continuances by Judge.