Virginia's Judicial System

Craig Circuit Court

25th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Sharon P. Oliver


Phone: (540) 864-6141
Fax: (540) 864-7471

Clerk's Office Hours

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


182 Main Street, Suite 4
P. O. Box 185
New Castle, VA 24127


  • 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, last Monday, Feb.; 2nd Monday, May, Sept., Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Cases set on Term Day and chancery matters set between docket calls by agreement of counsel with court's approval.
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general chancery causes; i.e., partition suits.
  • Craig County Circuit Court sends the final orders out by regular mail.