Virginia's Judicial System


Bristol General District Court

28th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Kathy Jean Trotter

Phone/Fax


Phone: (276) 645-7341
Phone: (276) 645-7340
Fax: (276) 645-7342

Clerk's Office Hours


8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Stop taking payments at 4:00 pm.

Address


497 Cumberland Street, RM 208
Bristol, VA 24201-4393

Judges

  • Hon. Eric R. Thiessen, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Travis B. Lee

Court Schedule

Monday
   9:00 a.m., State Police
   10:30 a.m., State Troopers
   11:00 a.m., Bond Hearings
   1:00 p.m., City Police
1st & 3rd Tuesday
   9:00 a.m., Civil (without attorneys)
   10:30 a.m., Civil (with attorneys)
   1:00 p.m., City Police
4th Tuesday
   9:00 a.m., City Police
   10:30 a.m., City Police
   11:00 a.m., Bond Hearings
1st Wednesday
   9:00 a.m., City Police
   10:30 a.m., City Police
   11:00 a.m., Bond Hearings
Thursday
   9:00 a.m., Criminal Court (Felonies)
   1:00 p.m., Misdemeanors

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk; subsequently granted by Judge.