Virginia's Judicial System

Lancaster General District Court

15th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Brenda Minnick


Phone: (804) 462-0012
Fax: (804) 462-0371

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM


8265 Mary Ball Road
Lancaster, VA 22503

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 129, Lancaster, VA 22503


  • Hon. Ricardo Rigual, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Hugh S. Campbell
  • Hon. Robert Eric Reibach
  • Hon. John R. Stevens
  • Hon. J. Bruce Strickland

Court Schedule

All Arraignments
   Wed., 9:00 a.m.
Traffic & Town & Local Ordinances
   Wed., 9:00 a.m.
Criminal Trials
   Wed., 11:00 a.m.
   1st Wed., 2:00 p.m., (*effective May 1, time will change to 1 
     Rappahannock General Hospital
     Small Claims Court
   3rd Wed., 2:00 p.m.
     Regular Civil Docket

No court on any 5th Wednesday

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge on motion or agreed by Commonwealth's Attorney.