Virginia's Judicial System

Bland General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

27th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet
Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Julie Anne Pauley


Phone: (276) 688-4433
Fax: (276) 688-4789

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:45 PM
(Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.)
We will stop taking payments daily at 4:15 p.m.
You may make Credit/Debit card payments online
by visiting the court website


612 Main Street, Suite 106
P. O. Box 157
Bland, VA 24315-0157

General District Judges

  • Hon. Gino W. Williams, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. J. D. Bolt
  • Hon. Erin J. DeHart
  • Hon. Randal J. Duncan
  • Hon. Gerald Eugene Mabe II

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Monica D. Cox, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Howard Lee Chitwood
  • Hon. Bradley G Dalton
  • Hon. Stephanie Murray Shortt

Court Schedule

General District Court

   1st, 2nd, 4th & 5th Wed.
     Attorney Advisements, 8:30 a.m.
     Traffic & Criminal, 8:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 
        a.m., 10:30 a.m.
     Civil, 11:00 a.m.

Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   1st & 3rd Mondays
     Attorney Advisements: 8:30 a.m.
     Traffic: 9:00 a.m.
     Criminal: 9:15 a.m.
     Abuse/Neglect/Foster Care: 10:15 a.m.
     Pretrial Conferences: 1:00 p.m.
     Custody/Visitation/Support: 1:30 p.m.
   DCSE, 1st Monday of even months, 9:15a.m.

Continuance Policy

Please contact the clerk's office for assistance.