Virginia's Judicial System

York Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Margienette J. Whitfield


Phone: (757) 890-3470
Fax: (757) 890-3479

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 357
300 Ballard Street
Yorktown, VA 23690-0357


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

Court Schedule

Juvenile & Adult Counsel Determinations
   Thurs. & Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Video Arraignments
   Tues., Thurs. & Fri., 8:45 a.m.
Juvenile & Adult Dispositions
   Tues. & Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
Preliminary Custody/Visitation
   Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Juvenile Traffic
   Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
Juvenile/Domestic Violence Trials
   Thurs., 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon
Civil Cases
   Tues. & Fri., 9:00 a.m.
   Tues. & Fri., 9:30 a.m., Contested Custody cases set by Judge
Child Support
   Fri., 9:00 a.m. (2nd & 4th Fri. DCSE cases only)
Petitions/Protective Order
   Tues., 1:30 p.m.
Driver's License Presentations
   Thurs., 3:00 p.m., as needed

Continuance Policy

Request for continuance must be by written motion and will only be granted for good cause shown.