Virginia's Judicial System


Hanover Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

15th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Susan S. Wood

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 365-6200
Fax: (804) 365-6246

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 86
7515 Library Drive
2nd Floor
Hanover, VA 23069-0086

Judges

  • Hon. Shannon O. Hoehl, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Julian W. Johnson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Phillip U. Fines
  • Hon. R. Michael McKenney
  • Hon. David F. Peterson
  • Hon. Georgia K. Sutton
  • Hon. Joseph A. Vance IV

Court Schedule

Monday
Morning - Custody/Visitation/Support - Docket Call
Afternoon - Custody/Visitation/Support - Contested
Tuesday
Custody/Visitation/Support - Contested
Wednesday
9:00 a.m., Arraignments
10:00 a.m., Foster Care
11:00 a.m. (1st & 3rd), CHINS
11:00 a.m. (2nd, 4th & 5th), Custody/Visitation/Support - Docket 
Call
Afternoon, Custody/Visitation/Support - Contested
Thursday
8:30 a.m., Juvenile traffic
Morning - Adult criminal
Afternoon - Juvenile delinquency
Friday
1st & 2nd, DCSE
3rd & 4th, Morning - Custody/Visitation/Support - Docket Call
3rd & 4th, Afternoon - Custody/Visitation/Support - Contested
5th, Custody/Visitation/Support - Contested

Continuance Policy

Criminal and traffic cases must be submitted to the Commonwealth's Attorney for approval. Civil cases need the signatures of all parties involved. All continuance requests must be approved by the Judge.