Virginia's Judicial System


Culpeper General District Court

16th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Cheryl Lee Phillips

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 727-3417

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


135 West Cameron Street
Culpeper, VA 22701

Motions must be submitted at least 24 hours prior to the court date.

Judges

  • Hon. Robert H. Downer Jr., Chief Judge
  • Hon. William G. Barkley
  • Hon. Edward K. Carpenter
  • Hon. Dale B. Durrer

Court Schedule

Arraignments, Mon. & Wed., 8:30 a.m.
Traffic & Criminal
   Town/Local, Mon. & Wed., 9:30 a.m.
   State Police, Mon. & Wed., 1:30 p.m.
Preliminary Hearings, Mon. & Wed., 11:00 a.m.
Civil
   Uncontested & Small Claims, 2nd & 4th Fri., 9:00 a.m.
   Interrogatories, 2nd & 4th Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Attorneys, 2nd & 4th Fri., 10:00 a.m.
   Unlawful Detainers by Property Managers, 2nd & 4th Fri., 9:30 
   a.m.
   Large Filers, 2nd & 4th Fri., 1:00 p.m.
   Contested, 3rd Thurs. & 1st Fri., time set by Judge

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge on motion. Traffic infractions first time request by Clerk's office.