Virginia's Judicial System

Bath Circuit Court

25th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Annette T. Loan


Phone: (540) 839-7226
Fax: (540) 839-7248

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Last Recording time is 4:00 p.m.
Passports taken 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Mon.-Fri.


P. O. Box 180
Warm Springs, VA 24484-0180


  • Hon. Edward K. Stein, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Joel R. Branscom, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Paul A. Dryer
  • Hon. Anne F Reed
  • Hon. Christopher B. Russell
  • Hon. Shannon T. Sherrill
  • Hon. Sean Calvin Workowski

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin 3rd Monday (or Tuesday if holiday falls on Monday), Jan., June, Sept.; 1st Monday April.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Cases set on Term Day. Cases also set between docket calls by agreement of counsel with approval of court.
  • If the attorney cannot appear on term day to set cases, call the Judge's secretary, Brenda Lemons, at 540-965-1738.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general chancery except divorce.
  • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.