Virginia's Judicial System


Lexington/Rockbridge General District Court

25th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Jacqueline Cummins Miller

Phone/Fax


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

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


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.

Judges

  • Hon. William Harrison Cleaveland, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Christopher M. Billias
  • Hon. Christopher B. Russell
  • Hon. Rupen R. Shah

Court Schedule

Arraignments
   Criminal: Fri., 1:30 p.m.
   Traffic: Fri., 1:30 p.m.
Trials
   Criminal: Every Mon., Wed., and Fri., 8:30 a.m.(uncontested); 9 
   a.m. (contested)
Civil
   Contested: 2nd & 4th Thurs., 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m. 
   - 4:00 p.m.
   Uncontested: 2nd & 4th Mon., 1:30 p.m. for attorney filed 1st 
   return
   First return: 2nd & 4th Mon., 2:00 p.m.
   Small Claims & Garnishments: 2nd & 4th Mon., 3:30 p.m.
Show Cause Docket: 1st & 3rd Mon., 2:00 p.m.

Continuance Policy

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