Virginia's Judicial System


Nottoway General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

11th Judicial District of Virginia

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

Clerk


Ms Mary R. Childress
email: mchildress@vacourts.gov

Phone/Fax


Phone: (434) 645-9312
Fax: (434) 645-8584

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:15 PM

Address


328 West Courthouse Road
P. O. Box 25
Nottoway, VA 23955

General District Judges

  • Hon. Ray P. Lupold III, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Robert Beman Beasley Jr.
  • Hon. Thomas Stark IV

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Phillip T. DiStanislao, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Theresa J. Royall
  • Hon. Cheryl J. Wilson

Court Schedule

Traffic
   Wed., 9:00 a.m., Arraignments and Pre-Trial Motions
   Wed., 9:15 a.m., Trials
Criminal
   Wed., 10:30 a.m., Arraignments & Pre-Trial Motions
   Wed., 10:45 a.m., Trials
   Wed., 11:30 a.m., Extradition Cases
Civil
   Wed., 1:30 p.m., Garnishments & First Callings - Warrants in
     Debt and Warrants in Detinue
   Wed., 1:45 p.m., Unlawful Detainer Actions & Contested
     Cases (other)
   Wed., 2:00 p.m., Small Claims Division Cases

Juvenile Criminal & Domestic Relations
   Thursdays
     9:00 a.m., All criminal arraignments and trials (juvenile & 
        adults)
     10:00 a.m., Juvenile Traffic
     10:00 a.m., CHINSupervision (truancy)
     10:00 a.m., 1st calling of custody, visitation and support 
        matters
     1:00 p.m., Contested custody, visitation and support matters
     1:00 p.m., DCSE support cases (1st Thursday only)
     2:00 p.m., DSS cases (abuse/neglect, foster case, 
        CHINServices, etc.)

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge in General District Court. Continuances governed by Rule 8:14. Clerk may grant continuances consented to by all parties in JDR Court Rule 8:14(a).