Virginia's Judicial System

Prince Edward Circuit Court

10th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. D. Lynnette Coe


Phone: (434) 392-5145
Judges' Chambers: (434) 392-5171
Fax: Clerk's Office: (434) 392-3913
Fax: Judges' Chambers: (434) 392-4662

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Courthouse Building
P. O. Box 304
North Main Street
Farmville, VA 23901-0304

**Effective January 1, 2016, the court requires a cover sheet for land records.**


  • Hon. Donald Carl Blessing, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Robert H. Morrison
  • Hon. Stephen Anderson Nelson
  • Hon. James William Watson Jr.

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m. or as otherwise set.
  • Terms begin, Tuesday after 3rd Monday, Jan., Apr., June, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • All criminal cases are to be set with the office of the Commonwealth's Attorney.
  • Court orders are distributed within 30 days. If additional information is needed please advise.
  • Civil cases are set by written request (email is preferred). Send request to [email protected] with copy to [email protected]