Virginia's Judicial System

Williamsburg/James City County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Shea S Bruno


Phone: (757) 564-2200
Fax: (757) 564-2343

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


5201 Monticello Avenue
Suite 3
Williamsburg, VA 23188-8218


  • Hon. George C. Fairbanks IV, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Wade A. Bowie
  • Hon. Cressondra B. Conyers

Court Schedule

Video Arraignments
   Tues., Wed., Thurs., & Fri., 8L30 a.m.
Juvenile Traffic
   Tues., 8:00 a.m.
Juvenile Delinquency Triald
   Tues., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
Juvenile Delinquency Dispositions
   Tues., 11:00 a.m.
CHINS & Truancy
   Tues., 8L30 a.m. & 1:45 p.m.
Juvenile Arraignments
   Tues., 2:00 p.m.
Custody, Visitation & Support
   Wed., 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., & 10:30 a.m.
Contested Custody/Visitation
   Wed., Thurs., & Fri., 1:00 p.m.
Foster Care/Abuse/Neglect/Child Dependency Cases
   Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
Adult Arraignments
   Fri., 8:00 a.m.
Adult Criminal Trials
   Fri., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
Adult Dispositions
   Fri., 11:00 a.m.
All cases must be scheduled with the Clerk's Office.

Continuance Policy

Since cases are time-blocked, CONTINUANCES WILL BE DISCOURAGED, especially in contested cases. Contact the Clerk's Office.