Virginia's Judicial System

Mecklenburg Circuit Court

10th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Michelle Gordon


Phone: (434) 738-6191 Ext. 4214
Fax: (434) 738-6861

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


393 Washington Street
P. O. Box 530
Boydton, VA 23917-0530

Street Address:393 Washington Street, Boydton, VA 23917


  • Hon. Donald Carl Blessing, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Robert H. Morrison
  • Hon. Stephen Anderson Nelson
  • Hon. James William Watson Jr.

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Terms begin, 3rd Monday, Jan., Feb., March, April, May, June, July, Aug., Sept., Oct., & Nov. 2nd Monday, Dec.
  • Should a Term Day fall on a legal holiday, the Term Day will be on the following day.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized.
  • All criminal cases are to be preset with the office of the Commonwealth's Attorney before Term Day.
  • Civil cases are set by written request (email is preferred). Send request to