Virginia's Judicial System


Salem General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

23rd Judicial District of Virginia

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

Clerk


Ms Carolyn W. Robbins

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 375-3044
Fax: (540) 375-4024

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


2 East Calhoun Street
Salem, VA 24153

General District Judges

  • Hon. Jacqueline F. Ward Talevi, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Vincent A. Lilley, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Francis W. Burkart III
  • Hon. J. Christopher Clemens

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Joseph M. Clarke II, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Philip Trompeter, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Leisa K. Ciaffone

Court Schedule

Civil
   Tues. & Wed., 2:00 p.m. & Wed., 2:30 p.m.
   Small Claims
   Tues., 2:00 p.m.
   High Volume
   1st & 3rd Tues., 2:00 p.m.
Criminal
   Tues. & Fri., 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Traffic
   Tues. & Fri., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m., & 2nd Wed., 2:00 p.m.
Show Cause, CDI, ASAP, Non-Compliance
   3rd Wed., 2:00 p.m.
Domestic Relations
   Mon., 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m.,
     2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.
   3rd Mon., 8:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m., DCSE
Juvenile
   Mon., 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m.
     2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk.