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Emporia Circuit Court Greensville Circuit Court Clrk Emporia, VA 23847 (434) 634-5400

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    Riley & Wells Attorneys-At-Law, PLLC, is a limited liability company that is registered to practice law with the Commonwealth of Virginia State Corporation Commission. Our attorneys are licensed to practice law by the Virginia State Bar. We are a local law firm that represents clients every week before the City of Emporia/Greensville County Virginia Circuit, General District, and Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts. Virginia is a large state and we believe that clients are better represented by local attorneys who regularly appear before the same Courts.

    Greensville County/Emporia Circuit Court

    Clerk

    Hon. Linda B. Edwards

    Phone/Fax

    Phone: (434) 348-4215
    Fax: (434) 348-4020

    Clerk’s Office Hours

    8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

    Address

    337 South Main Street
    Emporia, VA 23847-0631

    Judges

    • Hon. William Allan Sharrett, Presiding Judge
    • Hon. William Edward Tomko III, Chief Judge
    • Hon. Carson E. Saunders Jr.

    Terms of Court and General Information

    • Terms begin, 1st Tuesday, Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., & Dec.
    • Motions Day, 1st and 3rd Friday, each month.
    • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
    • All cases set on Term Day.
    • Civil cases set by court administrator.
    • Court convenes 9:00 a.m. (criminal and civil)
    • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in chancery causes and some divorce cases.
    • Instructions must be submitted 5 days prior to trial.
    • Local rules adopted pursuant to Section 8.01-4.

    Greensville County/Emporia General District Court

    Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Combined Court

    Clerk

    Ms Janell Monique Wilson

    Phone/Fax

    Phone: (434) 634-5400
    Fax: (434) 634-0049

    Clerk’s Office Hours

    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

    Address

    315 South Main Street
    Emporia, VA 23847

    General District Judges

    • Hon. Bruce A. Clark Jr., Chief Judge
    • Hon. Churchill Ridley Bain
    • Hon. Elbert D. Mumphery
    • Hon. Lyndia P. Ramsey
    • Hon. Harold Lee Townsend III

    Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

    • Hon. Jacqueline R. Waymack, Chief Judge
    • Hon. Christopher B. Ackerman
    • Hon. Wallace W. Brittle Jr.

    Court Schedule

    General District Court
       Monday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements/Bond Hearings/Prison Commitments
         9:00 a.m., State Police Traffic (Greensville & Emporia)
         10:00 a.m., State Police Traffic/Criminal Attorney 
            (Greensville & Emporia)
       Tuesday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements/Bond Hearings/Prison Commitments
         9:00 a.m., Criminal (Greensville & Emporia)
         10:00 a.m., Court Collections (4th Tuesday)
         11:00 a.m., VASAP (2nd Tuesday - Greensville & Emporia)
       Wednesday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements/Bond Hearings/Prison Commitments
         9:00 a.m., Traffic (Greensville)
         9:00 a.m., Traffic Attorney (Greensville)
       Thursday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements/Bond Hearings
         9:00 a.m., Traffic (Emporia)
         10:00 a.m., Civil (Greensville & Emporia)
         11:00 a.m., Traffic Attorney (Emporia)
         1:00 p.m., Contested Civil (Greensville & Emporia)
       Friday
         Protracted Criminal, Misc. Motions & Pleadings, Contested 
            Civil
    
    Juvenile & Domestic Relations
       Monday (1st & 3rd - Greensville) (2nd & 4th - Emporia)
         8:30 a.m., Advisements
         9:00 a.m., Bond Hearings/Detention Hearings
         9:30 a.m., Juvenile Traffic/Criminal
         10:30 a.m., Adult Criminal
         1:30 p.m., Protective Orders and Contested Civil
       Thursday (1st - Greensville) (4th - Emporia)
       8:30 a.m., Advisements
         9:00 a.m., Bond Hearings/Detention Hearings
         9:30 a.m., Custody/Visitation and Support
         1:30 p.m., Protective Orders & Contested Civil
       2nd Thursday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements
         9:00 a.m., Bond Hearings/Detention Hearings
         9:30 a.m., DSS - Greensville
         10:30 a.m., DSS - Emporia
         1:30 p.m., Contested DSS
       3rd Thursday
         8:30 a.m., Advisements
         9:00 a.m., Bond Hearings/Detention Hearings
         9:30 a.m., DCSE - Greensville
         11:00 a.m., DCSE - Emporia
         1:30 p.m., Restricted License
    
    
    

    Continuance Policy

    First continuance granted by Clerk; subsequently granted by Judge.