Virginia's Judicial System


Alleghany Circuit Court

25th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Debra N. Byer
email: dbyer@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 965-1730
Phone: (540) 965-1738 Judges' Chambers
Fax: (540) 965-1732
Fax: (540) 965-1737 (Judge Trumbo)

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 670
Courthouse
266 West Main Street
Covington, VA 24426-0670

Judges

  • Hon. Malfourd W. Trumbo, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Michael S. Irvine
  • Hon. Victor V. Ludwig
  • Hon. Charles L. Ricketts III

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 2nd Monday, Jan., Apr., July, and 1st Tuesday after 2nd Monday in October.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Cases set on Term Day, cases also set between docket calls by agreement of counsel.
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general chancery causes when needed.