Virginia's Judicial System


Waynesboro Circuit Court

25th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Hon. Nicole A. Briggs
email: briggsna@ci.waynesboro.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 942-6616
Fax: (540) 942-6774

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Address


250 South Wayne Avenue, Suite 202
P. O. Box 910
Waynesboro, VA 22980-0910

Mailing address: P.O. Box 910, Waynesboro, VA 22980-0910

Judges

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

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 2nd Monday, Jan., March, May, Sept., & Nov.
  • Motion Day, 1st Wednesday each month, 9:00 a.m.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term and 2nd Monday in July.
  • Criminal cases set on Term Day.
  • Civil cases set by praecipe submitted by noon 7 days prior to Motion Day.
  • Misdemeanor cases heard on 3rd Wednesday in each Term and in July.
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in general civil causes; usually not divorce.