Virginia's Judicial System


King and Queen 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) 785-5982
Fax: (804) 785-5694

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


242 Allens Circle
P. O. Box 86
Courthouse
King & Queen, VA 23085-0086

Judges

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

Court Schedule

Traffic
   County
   1st & 3rd Fri., 8:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
   2nd Thurs., 8:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
   State Police
   1st & 3rd Fri., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., & 10:30 a.m.
   2nd Thurs., 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Criminal
   1st & 3rd Fri., 11:00 a.m.
   2nd Thurs., 11:00 a.m.
Game Warden & VMRC
   3rd Fri., 1:00 p.m.
Civil
   1st & 3rd Fri., 1:30 p.m.
   2nd Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
   Small Claims
   2nd Thurs., 1:45 p.m.
   1st & 3rd Fri., 1:45 p.m.
Counsel Determination
   1st & 3rd Fri., 9:00 a.m.
   2nd Thurs., 9:00 a.m.

Continuance Policy

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