Virginia's Judicial System

Virginia Beach Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

2nd Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Amy K. Burnham


Phone: (757) 385-4391
Fax: (757) 385-5683

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


2425 Nimmo Parkway, Building 10
Judicial Complex 10A
Municipal Center
Virginia Beach, VA 23456-9122

Note: The public must enter the courthouse using the entrance on Nimmo Parkway.


  • Hon. Cheshire I'Anson Eveleigh, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Adrianne L. Bennett, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Philip C Hollowell, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. James Patrick Normile IV, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Timothy J. Quick, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Jennifer B. Shupert, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

Adult Arraignments
   Mon - Fri., 8:00 a.m.
Juvenile Arraignments
   Mon - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
Delinquency/CHINS Petitions
   Mon. - Thurs., 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Juvenile Traffic
   Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Adult Criminal
   Mon. - Thurs., 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Custody, Visitation, & Support
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Contested Civil Custody/Support
   Mon. - Thurs., 1:30 p.m.
     To be set by Judge
Div. of Support Enforcement Support
   Mon. - Wed., 9:00 a.m.
   Mon. - Fri., 10:30 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Bond Hearings
   Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m.
Family Abuse Petitions*
   Fri., 9:00 a.m.
   *Emergency petitions daily @ 9:00 a.m.
Juvenile Video Arraignments in Detention
   Mon. - Fri., 11:30 a.m.
Adult Video Arraignments in Jail
   Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by agreement prior to trial; otherwise granted by Judge; except felony continuances which are only granted by Judge.