Virginia's Judicial System

Botetourt Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

25th Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Pamela Lynne Jarvis


Phone: (540) 928-2280
Fax: (540) 473-1023

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


20 E. Back Street
Suite B
Fincastle, VA 24090-4537

Mailing address: P.O. Box 798, Fincastle, VA 24090

Dress need not be formal but should be clean and neat.

Midriffs/stomachs are to be covered at all times.

No halter tops.

No exposed underwear

Trousers are to be worn at the waistline.

No shorts.

No clothing with rude, obscene or vulgar wording or pictures.


  • Hon. Paul A. Tucker, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Correy R. Smith, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Robert C. Hagan Jr.
  • Hon. Linda Schorsch Jones
  • Hon. Susan B. Read

Court Schedule

Traffic & Criminal
   Tues., 8:30 a.m., Summons & Arraignments
   Tues., 9:30 a.m., Delinquent Petitions
   Tues., 10:30 a.m., Adult Criminal Cases
   Tues., 11:30 a.m., Protective Orders
   Tues., 1:00 p.m., Foster Care, CHINS Cases, CPO

Custody, Visitation & Support
   Monday, beginning at 8:30 a.m
   Thursday, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Department of Child Support Enforcement Cases
     3rd Thurs., beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Continuance Policy

First continuance in traffic cases granted by Clerk; second continuance in traffic cases granted by Judge. Continuance in criminal cases coordinated by Commonwealth's Attorney.