Virginia's Judicial System


Mathews General District Court

9th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Amy S. Pierce
email: apierce@vacourts.gov

Phone/Fax


Phone: (804) 758-4312
Fax: (804) 758-4343

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


10622 Buckley Hall Road
Liberty Square
Mathews, VA 23109

PAYMENTS AND CORRESPONDENCES SHOULD BE MAILED TO:

P.O. Box 169, Saluda, VA 23149

CLERK'S OFFICE IS LOCATED IN THE MIDDLESEX COURTHOUSE

73 Bowden Street, Saluda, VA

Mathew's Clerk's Office located in the Mathew's Courthouse will be open every Thursday from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Judges

  • Hon. Stephanie E. Merritt, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Stephen Ashton Hudgins, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Colleen K. Killilea

Court Schedule

2nd & 4th Monday
   9:00 a.m., Counsel Determination with Clerk
   9:30 a.m., Arraignments
   9:30 a.m., Virginia State Police
   10:00 a.m., Mathews Sheriff's office, VMRC, Game Warden, Animal 
   Control, Zoning
   1:00 p.m., Trials, preliminary hearings

Civil
   2nd & 4th Monday
     1:00 p.m., First Callings
     2:00 p.m., Small Claims
   **Contested civil trials set by the court**

Continuance Policy

FIRST MOTION TO CONTINUE MAY BE GRANTED BY THE CLERK. SUBSEQUENT MOTIONS TO CONTINUE MAY BE GRANTED BY THE JUDGE.