Fauquier General District Court
20th Judicial District of Virginia
Ms Erica Ashley Gatchell
Phone: (540) 422-8035
Fax: (540) 422-8033
Clerk's Office Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6 Court Street
Warrenton, VA 20186-3299
- Hon. J. Gregory Ashwell, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
- Hon. J. Frank Buttery Jr.
- Hon. Deborah C. Welsh
- Hon. Dean S. Worcester
Criminal Misdemeanor - Fauquier County Thurs., 9:00 a.m. Misdemeanor - Warrenton 3rd Wed. 9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. Arraignments & Bond Hearings Mon., Wed., Thurs. & Fri., 11:30 a.m. Preliminary Hearings 1st, 2nd, & 4th Wed. 1:00 p.m. Civil 1st, 2nd, & 4th Wed. 8:30 a.m., Civil motions & small claims 9:00 a.m., Warrant in Debt/Detinue, Unlawful Detainer, Interrogatories & Garnishments 10:30 a.m., Contested small claims trials Fri., Contested General District Trials (set by court) Traffic State Police Mon. & Thurs., 1:00 p.m. Fauquier Sheriff's Dept. Mondays, & 1st & 3rd Fri. 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m., 4th Tues. 1:00 p.m. Town of Remington 4th Fri., 9:00 a.m. Town of Warrenton 2nd & 4th Fri., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. Show Cause Hearing VASAP & Court Services 4th Tuesday 9:00 a.m.
First continuance on infraction cases granted by Clerk at least 10 days prior to court date; subsequent continuances granted in open court by Judge. First continuance on misdemeanors granted in open court by Judge.