Staunton General District Court
25th Judicial District of Virginia
Ms Amanda M Knighting
Phone: (540) 332-3878
Fax: (540) 332-3985
Clerk's Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
113 E. Beverley St., 1st Floor
Staunton, VA 24401-4390
Traffic and criminal court will be held every Wednesday and Friday, except the 5th Friday of each month.
Court will not be held on January 31st, May 30th, August 29th and October 1st, 2nd & 3rd.
Civil Court will be held every Thursday.
- Hon. John Gregory Mooney, Chief Judge
- Hon. William Harrison Cleaveland
- Hon. William C. Goodwin
- Hon. Gordon F. Saunders
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m., Advisements 9:30 a.m., Traffic 10:30 a.m., ASAP/BRCS, Motions/Show Cases, Reviews, Waived Attorney contested cases 10:45-11:45 a.m., Contested cases 1:30 p.m., Jail advisements by video 1:30-3:00 p.m., Preliminary Hearings 3:00 p.m., Protective Orders Thursdays (Civil) 9:00 a.m., Returns 9:30 a.m., Contested Hearings & Small Claims Fridays 9:00 a.m., Advisements 9:30 a.m., Traffic 10:30 a.m., ASAP/CRCS, Motions/Show Causes, Reviews, Waived contested cases 10:45-11:45 a.m., Contested cases 1:30 p.m., Jail advisements by video 1:30-3:00 p.m., Preliminary Hearings 3:00p.m., Protective Orders
First continuance granted by Clerk; subsequent requests by Judge on motion.