Virginia's Judicial System

Appomattox Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

10th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Cheri W. Morgan
email: [email protected]


Phone: (434) 352-8225
Fax: (434) 352-8635

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Courthouse, Second Floor
297 Court Street
P. O. Box 26
Appomattox, VA 24522-0026


  • Hon. Marvin H. Dunkum Jr., Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Brendan U. Dunning
  • Hon. Nora J. Miller

Court Schedule

Criminal/Delinquency & Traffic
   Each Thursday
     9:00 a.m., Arraignments
     9:30 a.m., Adult Criminal
     10:30 a.m., Juvenile Delinquency
Uncontested Custody/Visitation/
Support (non-DCSE) & Pre-trials
   Each Thurs., 1:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
   EXCEPTION: DCSE Support Only
     Every 4th Thurs. at 1:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Contested Custody/Visitation/ Support (Non-DCSE)
   Every 3rd Monday
     9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
     1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Continuance Policy

Continuances by written request/motion may be granted by Judge or Clerk; subsequent continuances granted by Judge for good cause shown.