Albemarle Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
16th Judicial District of Virginia
Ms Jody Ann Shelley
Phone: (434) 979-7165
Fax: (434) 293-0211
Clerk's Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
411 E. High Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
- Hon. Frank W. Somerville, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
- Hon. Edward DeJ. Berry, Presiding Judge
- Hon. Richard E. Moore
- Hon. Claude V. Worrell
Adult Criminal 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Mon. First appearance & motions, 9:00 a.m. Trials, 9:30 a.m. Preliminary Hearings, 11:00 a.m. Juvenile Criminal Cases 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Wed. First appearance & motions, 9:00 a.m. Trials, 9:30 a.m. Custody, Visitation & Status Changes 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Thurs. First appearance & motions, 9:00 a.m. Trials, 9:30 a.m. CHINS & CHINSUP Cases, 11:00 a.m. Abuse & Neglect & Foster Care Cases 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Thurs., Trials, 2:00 p.m. Support 1st & 4th Fri. DCSE First appearance & motions, 9:00 a.m. Non-DCSE, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Wed., 2:00 p.m. Traffic 2nd Fri., 9:00 a.m. Contested Cases 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th, Mon., 2:00 p.m. 4th Thurs., 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1st & 2nd Fri., 2:00 p.m.
Continuances granted by Judge, Clerk, or Commonwealth's Attorney.