Virginia's Judicial System


Chesterfield General District Court

12th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Mrs Linda J Moore

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 748-1231
Fax: (804) 748-1757

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 144
Chesterfield Courthouse
9500 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832-0144

Judges

  • Hon. Pamela O'Berry, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Keith Nelson Hurley, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Matthew Donald Nelson, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. James J. O'Connell III, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Thomas L. Vaughn, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

Arraignments
   10:30 a.m., Mon. - Fri., Bonded (Pre-Trials)
   11:00 a.m., Mon. - Fri., Lock-up (Pre-Trials)
Traffic
   8:30 a.m., Mon. - Fri.
   10:00 a.m., Mon. - Thurs.

   1:00 p.m., Mon. - Thurs.
   2:30 p.m., Mon. - Thurs.
Criminal
   8:30 a.m., Mon. - Fri.
   10:00 a.m., Mon. - Thurs.

   1:00 p.m., Mon. - Thurs.
   2:30 p.m., - Mon. - Thurs.
Civil
   Monday
   8:30 a.m., Garnishments & Small Claims
   9:00 a.m., Attorney Interrogatories & Attorney Docket
   10:00 a.m., General Interrogatories & General Docket
   10:30 a.m., Motions Docket
   1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m., Contested Civil Trials
   Tuesday
   8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. & 10:00 a.m., Contested Civil Trials
   12:30 p.m., Garnishments
   1:00 p.m., Interrogatories & Attorney Docket
   2:30 p.m., Motion Docket
   Wednesday
   8:30 a.m., Garnishments
   9:00 a.m., Attorney Docket
   1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m., Contested Civil Trials

   Thursday
   8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. & 10:00 a.m., Contested Civil Trials
   8:30 a.m., Garnishments
   9:00 a.m., Attorney Interrogatories & Attorney Docket
   10:30 a.m., Motions Docket
   1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m., Contested Civil Trials
   Friday (1st through 4th Fridays only)
   8:30 a.m., Garnishments
   9:00 a.m., Interrogatories & General Docket (non-attorney cases)
   12:00 p.m., Poole & Mahoney cases
   12:30 p.m., Garnishments
   1:00 p.m., Small Claims
   1:00 p.m., Contested Civil Cases

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge.