Virginia's Judicial System


Prince William General District Court

31st Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Jacqueline R. Ward

Phone/Fax


Phone: (703) 792-6141
Phone: (703) 792-6149 (Civil Division)
Fax: (703) 792-6121
Fax: (703) 792-6646 (Civil Division)

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


9311 Lee Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110-5586

Judges

  • Hon. William E. Jarvis, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Wallace Semeon Covington III, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Tracy Calvin Hudson, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Steven S. Smith, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

Arraignments
   Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - Walk-in arraignments, Courtroom  1
   Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m. - In jail video arraignments, Courtroom 2
   (The judge scheduled for Civil Court will do the arraignments)
Misdemeanors & Traffic
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Preliminary Hearings
   Mon. - Fri., 11:30 a.m.
Returns
   Mon., 1:30 p.m.

Civil
   Monday, 11:00 a.m., Post-judgement matters
   Tues., Wed., & Thurs., 11:00 a.m., Returns
   Tues., Wed., & Thurs., 1:30 p.m., Trials
   Small Claims (No other Civil Cases to be set on Small Claims 
   Days)
   2nd & 4th Wed., 11:00 a.m. /12:00 noon, Returns
   2nd & 4th Wed., 1:30 p.m., Trials
   All Unlawful Detainers
   Fri., 11:00 a.m., Without counsel
   Fri., 1:30 p.m., With counsel






Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge.