Virginia's Judicial System

Fairfax County General District Court

19th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Susan Damara Madsen


Automated Phone Service For Payments
& Case Information (IVR): 703-246-3764
Traffic Division: 703-246-2815
Criminal Division: 703-246-3305
Civil Division: 703-246-3012
Courts Information Line: 703-691-7320

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


4110 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 210
Fairfax, VA 22030-0458

Mailing Address (for payments): 4110 Chain Bridge Road, Room 106, Fairfax, VA 22030

Herndon Division (Court Only, Please No Mail): 765 Lynn Street, Herndon, VA 22070

Vienna Division (Court Only, Please No Mail): 127 Center Street, South; Vienna, VA; 22180


  • Hon. Michael Joseph Holleran, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Susan Friedlander Earman, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Vanessa R. Jordan, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. John A. Kassabian, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Michael Joshua Lindner, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Lisa A. Mayne, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Gary H. Moliken, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Anthony H. Nourse, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Dipti Pidikiti-Smith, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Tina L. Snee, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Susan J. Stoney, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Todd M. Zinicola, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

*All cases are being heard.
     Mon. - Fri., 10:00 a.m.
     Mon. - Fri., 10:30 a.m. (9:30 a.m. for DUI cases)
Civil Court
   First Return
     Mon, Tues, Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
     Mon. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
     Mon. - Thurs., 1:00 p.m. (except the 2nd Tuesday of each 
   Small Claims
     Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Unlawful Detainers
     First Return -Fridays, 9:00 a.m.
     First Return Pro Se Cases only, Fridays, 1:00 p.m.
     Trials, Fridays: 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. and Wednesdays at 
        9:30 a.m.
   Protective Orders (15 day hearing)
     Mon., Wed., Fri., 1:30 p.m.
Criminal Court
   Bond Reduction Motions
     Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
   Attorney and Pro-Se Motions
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Regular Criminal Docket
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Felony Information on Attorney (IAD)
     Mon. - Fri., 10:20 a.m.
   Mental Health Docket
     1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday, 1:30 p.m.
   Compliance & Competency Docket
     1st & 3rd Thursday, 2:00 p.m.
   Preliminary Hearings
     Mon., Tues., Wed., 2:00 p.m.
   Criminal Sentencing Docket
     2nd & 3rd Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
   Veterans Treatment Docket
     2nd & 4th Wed., 8:30 a.m.
Traffic Court
   Bond Reduction Motions
     Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
   Attorney and Pro-Se Motions
     Mon. - Fri, 9:00 a.m.
   Regular Docket
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Traffic Noncompliance/Sentencing Docket
     1st & 4th Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
   VDOT Cases
     Mon., 2:05 p.m.
   Toll Road Cases
     Tues., 2:05 p.m.
   Hot Lane Cases
     Wed., 2:05 p.m.
Towns Misdemeanor & Traffic
     (charges brought from within corporate limits)
   Mon., 9:00 a.m., Town of Vienna Misdemeanor & Traffic
   Wed., 9:00 a.m., Town of Herndon Misdemeanor & Traffic

Continuance Policy

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