Virginia's Judicial System

Greensville Circuit Court

6th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Linda B. Edwards


Phone: (434) 348-4215
Fax: (434) 348-4020

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


337 South Main Street
Emporia, VA 23847-0631


  • Hon. William Edward Tomko III, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Wallace W. Brittle Jr.
  • Hon. Carson E. Saunders Jr.

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 1st Tuesday, Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., & Dec.
  • Motions Day, 1st and 3rd Friday, each month.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • All cases set on Term Day.
  • Civil cases set by court administrator.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m. (criminal and civil)
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in chancery causes and some divorce cases.
  • Instructions must be submitted 5 days prior to trial.
  • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.