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Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Join us for Judge Schell's Retirement Party »
Please join us December 16th for a celebration in honor of Judge Schell's Retirement after 25 years on the bench. When?...
Monday, October 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congratulations to FBA Members Honored at 2016 Leaders in the Law! »
On October 27th, 2016, Virginia Lawyers Media is set to honor its 2016 Leaders in the Law and Up & Coming Lawyers...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Virginia Judicial System Court Self-Help Website »
The Supreme Court of Virginia is pleased to announce that a new Website is available to aid self-represented litigants in...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
New Circuit Court Committee Email »
The FBA Circuit Court Committee wants to hear from you!  An email has been established - . Ple...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
New Circuit Court Committee Email »
The FBA Circuit Court Committee wants to hear from you!  An email has been established - Please...

General Court News
Thursday, May 4, 2017
NOVA Bankruptcy Clinic Moving to Bankruptcy Courthouse »
As of May 12, 2017, the Northern Virginia Bankruptcy Assistance Clinic is moving to the United States Bankruptcy Courthous...
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Attorney Volunteers Needed for Medical Malpractice Review Panels »
Call for Attorney Volunteers to Serve on Medical Malpractice Review Panels The Supreme Court of Virginia has asked the...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Rules Changes from the Supreme Court of Virginia »
Attached herewith is a copy of this Court's order implementing an amendment to Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia, No...
Monday, March 20, 2017
Reminder of Items Prohibited from the Courthouse »
From the Facilities Security Department of the Sheriff's Office  As part of her presentation at a recent Circu...
Friday, January 20, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
2017 Civil Motions at the Historic Courthouse »
Below is the 2017 schedule for civil  motions at the Historic Courthouse:   January – No docket at the...

Fairfax Circuit Court
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meeting for Attorneys Accepting Court Appointed Changes »
Chief Judge White will convene a meeting for all attorneys accepting court-appointed cases who wish to discuss the Circuit...
Monday, June 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
$1 Fee Increase; Legislative Change to Real Estate & Family Bar »
   Per Budget Bill HB1500, Item 365(C), by virtue of Open...
Friday, May 5, 2017
“Best Practice” for Criminal Motions with A/V Recordings »
The Judges of the Circuit Court recommend as a “best practice” that counsel attach to a motion to suppress any audio or vi...
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Update on Bond Motions Filed in Circuit Court »
When filing a bond motion on a post-sentencing bench warrant, a courtesy copy of the motion must be filed in Chambers...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Circuit Court Announcement »
Effective immediately, all Circuit Court scheduling (DTCP) conferences heard by a judge , will now be called and heard in...

Fairfax General District Court
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changes in Fairfax GDC Civil Division »
The Fairfax County General District Court Civil Division held a Civil Users’ Group meeting on August 10, 2017, to review p...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mental Health Awareness in Court »
Beginning Tuesday August 1 st , 2017 there will be information added to the Virginia Pretrial Defendant Questionnaire comm...
Thursday, June 29, 2017
GDC Revised Policy on Felony Cases and Preliminary Hearings »
Beginning July 10, 2017, the Fairfax County General District Court will implement a revised policy regarding felony cases...
Monday, June 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preliminary Hearings in Fairfax General District Court »
    Effective June 12, 2017 , courtrooms will open at 1:30pm for defense counsel to speak with Commonw...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Fairfax General District Court 2018 Calendar »
2018 Holidays – Court Offices Closed Monday, January 1...

Fairfax J&DR District Court
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Docket and Other Changes in J&DR Effective Nov. 1st »
Effective November 1, 2017 the Fairfax Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court will implement a comprehensive set...
Monday, February 13, 2017
Pre-Disposition Assessment Pilot (PDAP) »
Members of the Fairfax Bar Association:   In furtherance of efforts to advance juvenile justice best practices...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Revised Status Hearing Notice for the Court »
On October 4, 2016, the Fairfax County Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court adopted a revised Status Hearing N...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Change in Filing Deadlines »
Effective April 1, 2016, the filing deadline for all 3:00 pm Criminal Motions will be 12:00 pm on the day preceding the...

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