Virginia's Judicial System

Buchanan Circuit Court

29th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Beverly S. Tiller


Phone: (276) 935-6567
Fax: 276-935-7086

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


1012 Walnut Street
Post Office Box 929
Grundy, VA 24614-7115

Physical Address: 1012 Walnut Street, Grundy, VA 24614


  • Hon. Jack S. Hurley Jr., Chief Judge
  • Hon. Michael Lee Moore
  • Hon. Richard C. Patterson
  • Hon. Brian K. Patton

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, 2nd Monday, Jan., April, July, & Oct.*
  • *Court term begins on Tuesday in October due to the Monday holiday.
  • Criminal Term begins, 4th Monday, Jan., April, July & Oct.
  • Civil Term begins, 2nd Tuesday Jan., April, July, & Oct.
  • Grand Juries, 2nd Monday, Jan., April, July, & Oct.
  • All Cases set at early docket call on 4th Thursday preceding Term and on Term Day.
  • Court convenes 9:00 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized primarily in cases dealing with partition suits.
  • Normal practice is to send final orders by regular mail. Upon request other arrangements can be made.