Virginia's Judicial System


Cumberland General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

10th Judicial District of Virginia

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

Clerk


Ms Carolyn Z. Helgeson
email: chelgeson@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 492-4848
Fax: (804) 492-9455

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


P. O. Box 24
Courthouse
Cumberland, VA 23040-0024

General District Judges

  • Hon. Robert G. Woodson Jr., Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Charles H. Warren
  • Hon. J. William Watson Jr.

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Marvin H. Dunkum, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. S. Anderson Nelson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Robert H. Morrison

Court Schedule

Advisements & Bond Hearings
   Thurs., 8:30 a.m.
Sheriff's Dept. Traffic & Criminal
   Thurs., 9:00 a.m.
State Police Traffic Infraction & Misdemeanors
   Thurs., 10:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Local Dog Warden, Game Dept., & Private Citizen Complaints
   Thurs., 11:00 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Misdemeanors/Citizens & Businesses
   Thurs., 1:00 p.m. & 1:30 p.m.
General Civil Docket - Non-contested cases
   1st Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
Small Claims & Contested Civil
   Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
Contested Civil
   Thurs., 2:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Juvenile & Domestic Relations
   Friday
   9:00 a.m., Advisements, Bond & v-Tel
   9:30 a.m., State Police Traffic & Criminal
   10:00 a.m., Sheriff's Traffic & Criminal
   10:30 a.m., Custody/Visitation
   11:00 a.m., Status Offenses
   1:30 p.m. & 2:00 p.m., Contested Custody
   1st Friday
   8:30 a.m., Operator's License Presentation
   4th Friday
   10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., DCSE Support

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Clerk and Judge on motion.