Virginia's Judicial System


Roanoke City Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

23rd Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Carolyn W. Robbins
email: crobbins@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 853-2389
Fax: (540) 853-1195

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


315 W. Church Ave. S.W.
1st Floor
Roanoke, VA 24005-0986

Judges

  • Hon. Onzlee Ware, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Leisa K. Ciaffone, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Hilary D. Griffith, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Frank W. Rogers III, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. John Weber III, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

Arraignments
   Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.

Detention Hearings
   Mon. - Fri., 1:30 p.m.

Custody/Support
   Mon., Tues., & Thurs., 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 
   p.m.
   DCSE - Mon. & Wed., 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Domestic & Adult Criminal
   Tues. & Thurs 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Juvenile Criminal
   Mon. & Tues., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
   Thurs., 10:00 a.m.

Foster Care
   Tues. & Thurs., 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

Truancy
   Tues., 2:00 p.m.

Contested Cases
   Fri., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.

2nd Friday each month
   Show Cause docket for Court Community Corrections

Continuance Policy

Ten day notice required for any continuance with both sides in agreement. Continuance in criminal cases must be cleared with the Commonwealth Attorney.