Virginia's Judicial System

Nelson Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

24th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Heather Hall Stevens


Phone: (434) 263-7030
Fax: (434) 263-7044

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


P. O. Box 7
84 Courthouse Square
Lovingston, VA 22949-0007


  • Hon. Jennifer E. Stille, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Eugene N. Butler
  • Hon. Brooke Taylor Willse Gaddy
  • Hon. Robert Louis Harrison Jr.
  • Hon. Stephanie Mutter-Ayers
  • Hon. H. Cary Payne

Court Schedule

All Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   1st & 3rd Tues., Civil 9:00 a.m.
   Thurs., Criminal morning, Civil/DSS afternoon

Continuance Policy

Requests for continuances must be made ten (10) days prior to the scheduled court date, unless exigent circumstances exist.