Virginia's Judicial System


Augusta Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

25th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Teresa L. Smith
email: tsmith@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (540) 245-5306
Fax: (540) 245-5349

Clerk's Office Hours


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


P. O. Box 1336
6 East Johnson Street
First Floor
Staunton, VA 24401

Judges

  • Hon. Anita D. Filson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Laura L. Dascher
  • Hon. Linda Schorsch Jones
  • Hon. Paul A. Tucker

Court Schedule

Advisements
Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Traffic
Wed., & Fri., 8:30 a.m. (State Police)
Wed., & Fri., 9:00 a.m. (Augusta Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
Criminal & Delinquency
Wed. & Fri., 9:30 a.m.
Arraignments
Mon., 1:00 p.m., Tues. - Fri., 11:30 a.m. (as needed)
CHINS
First Fri. of each month, 1:00 p.m.
DSS
Wed., 1:00 p.m.
DCSE
2nd Thur. & 3rd Tues, 9:00 a.m. - noon & 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Civil
Every Tues. & Thurs., 9:00 a.m. - noon & 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
3rd Mon, 9:00 a.m. - noon
4th Mon., 9:00 a.m. - noon
4th Mon. (every other month), 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Operator's License Ceremony
8:30 a.m., set by Judge each month
   *Contested cases set by time estimate at 1:00 p.m.

*Protective Orders and DSS Emergencies as needed

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Clerk or Judge on motion and in accordance with local continuance policy.