Virginia's Judicial System

Amelia General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

11th Judicial District of Virginia

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


Ms Melissa B. Gil


Phone: (804) 561-2456
Fax: (804) 561-6956

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 24
16441 Court Street
Amelia, VA 23002-0024

General District Judges

  • Hon. Thomas Stark IV, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Ray P. Lupold III, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Kenneth A. Blalock

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Theresa J. Royall, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Phillip T. DiStanislao, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Cheryl J. Wilson

Court Schedule

   Tues., 9:30 a.m., Arraignments & Unrepresented Traffic
   Tues., 10:30 a.m., DUI, Drive Suspended, Habitual Offender
     Trials, Represented Traffic
   Tues., 11:30 a.m., Arraignments & Trials
   Tues., 12:30 p.m., Animal Control
   Tues., 12:45 p.m., Extradition Cases
   Tues., 1:30 p.m., Garnishments & First Callings
     Warrants in Debt, Warrants in Detinue,
     Unlawful Detainer Actions
   Tues., 2:00 p.m., Contested Cases
Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   Mon., 9:30 a.m., Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   Mon., 11:00 a.m., Traffic
   Mon., 1:00 p.m. Custody/Visitation and Child Support
DCSE Cases
   3rd Mon., 11:00 a.m.

Continuance Policy

Continuances governed by Rule 8:14.