Virginia's Judicial System


King William General District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Joyce S. Mitchell
email: JMitchell@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 769-4947
Fax: (804) 769-4971

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


351 Courthouse Lane
P. O. Box 5
King William, VA 23086-0005

Judges

  • Hon. Jeffrey W. Shaw, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Stephen Ashton Hudgins
  • Hon. Colleen K. Killilea

Court Schedule

Traffic
   King William County
   1st Thurs., 10:30 a.m.
   3rd Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
   State Police
   1st & 4th Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., & 10:00 a.m.
   3rd Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
   Town/West Point
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 10:30 a.m.
Criminal
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 11:00 a.m.
Civil
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
   Small Claims
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 1:45 p.m.
Counsel Determination
   1st, 3rd, & 4th Thurs., 9:00 a.m.
Conservation Officers & VMRC
   3rd Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
Animal Control
   1st Thurs., 1:00 p.m.

Continuance Policy

Criminal case continuances granted by Commonwealth's Attorney; first continuance in traffic cases granted by Clerk.