Virginia's Judicial System

Lexington/Rockbridge General District Court

25th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Marilyn Hostetter McCurdy


Phone: (540) 463-3631
Fax: (540) 463-4213

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


20 South Randolph Street, Suite 200
Lexington, VA 24450

Proper attire required in the Court Room:

No shorts

No halter/tank tops

No flip-flops/bedroom slippers

No t-shirts

No hats

No food, drinks or gum

Cell phones and pagers are not permitted in the courtroom

Do not bring children to court with you, unless they have been summoned.


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

Court Schedule

Criminal: Fri., 1:30 p.m.
Traffic: Fri., 1:30 p.m.
Criminal: Every Mon., Wed., and Fri., 8:30 a.m.(uncontested); 9 
a.m. (contested)

Contested: 1st, 3rd, 5th Mon., 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Uncontested: 2nd & 4th Mon., 1:30 p.m. for attorney filed 1st 
First return: 2nd & 4th Mon., 2:00 p.m.
Small Claims & Garnishments: 2nd & 4th Mon., 2 p.m.

Show Cause Docket: 2nd & 4th Thurs., 2:00 p.m.

Continuance Policy

Request for a continuance should be made at least 5 days before scheduled Court date.