Virginia's Judicial System

Henrico General District Court

14th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Barbara C. Shaw


Criminal/Traffic: (804) 501-4723
Civil: (804) 501-4727
Fax: Criminal/Traffic (804) 501-7388
Fax: Civil (804) 501-4141

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


P. O. Box 90775
4309 East Parham Road
Henrico, VA 23273-0775


  • Hon. John K. Honey Jr., Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Thomas O. Bondurant Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Lauren A. Caudill, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. George Barton Chucker, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Bryan Craig Dunkum, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

   Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m., Bonded
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m., Jail
Attorney Status Cases
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Civil Return & Motion Docket
   Mon. & Fri., 10:00 a.m.
Civil Cases Set For Trial
   Mon. - Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
   Fri., 11:00 a.m.
Civil Small Claims
   Every other Fri., 11:00 a.m.
County Cases
   Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Criminal/Traffic Docket
   Tues. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
Traffic Safety
   1st, 2nd & 4th Mon., 11:00 a.m.
DUID and Stalking Cases
   3rd Mon., 11:00 a.m. (If 3rd Mon. is a holiday, then the 4th 
Garnishment Docket
   Mon. & Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Show Causes & Community Correction Returns
   Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Toll Road Docket
   1st Fri., 10:00 a.m.
Traffic School Returns
   Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Protective Orders: Handled on a walk-in basis, Mon. - Fri..
   Mon. - Thurs.: petitions must be filed no later than 11:00 a.m.
     in order to be heard on the 1:30 p.m. protective order docket 
        the same day.
   Fri. - petitions must be filed no later than 10:00 a.m.
     in order to be heard on the 11:00 a.m. protective order docket 
        the same day.

Continuance Policy

Continuances considered by Judge on motion or on agreement of Commonwealth's Attorney & defendant.