Virginia's Judicial System

Appomattox General District Court

10th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Mrs Jeannie Watin Hamlet
email: [email protected]


Phone: (434) 352-5540
Fax: (434) 352-0717

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 187
297 Court Street, Second Floor
Appomattox, VA 24522-0187


  • Hon. Calvin S. Spencer Jr., Chief Judge
  • Hon. Jody H. Fariss
  • Hon. Darrel W. Puckett

Court Schedule

   2nd Fri. of each month, 9:00 a.m.
   Small Claims
     11:00 a.m.
Criminal & Traffic (State Troopers)
   Wed., 9:00 a.m. & 9:45 a.m.
Criminal & Traffic (local)
   Wed., 1:00 p.m., 1:45 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Advisement Cases
   Wed., 8:30 a.m.

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk; any other granted by Judge.