Operating Procedure Adopted August 2020

Supreme Court's Tenth Order

Second Clarification Order



10th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet



Hon. Justin Midkiff
Phone: (434) 969-4734
Fax: (434) 969-2043

13061 W. James Anderson Hwy.
P. O. Box 107
Buckingham, VA 23921-0107

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM



  • Hon. Kimberley S. White, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Donald C. Blessing
  • Hon. S. Anderson Nelson
  • Hon. J. William Watson, JR


Terms of Court and General Information

  • Terms begin, Tuesday after 2nd Monday, Jan., April, June, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m.
  • Commissioners in Chancery are utilized in chancery cases except divorce cases.
  • Criminal cases are set on Term Day.
  • Civil cases are set by written request (email is preferred). Send request to

Fines and Cost Policy

Notice to the Public: HERE is the the new policy regarding fines, costs, and restitution collection.


Employment Opportunity:






Our Location/Facility

The Buckingham County Administration Building is located on US Route 60 approximately 2/10 (two-tenths) of a mile east of the Buckingham County Courthouse.  The Buckingham County Health Department and the Buckingham Department of Social Services are also located in this building. This building houses the following Constitutional officers and county departments: County Administrator, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, animal control, building inspection, zoning, utilities, recreation, solid waste, Planning Commission, and industrial development.


Board of Supervisors

Mr. Harry W. Bryant | District 5 (Chairman)

Mr. Don Matthews | District 3 (Vice Chairman)

Mr. Robert Jones | District 1

Mr. Donnie Bryan | District 2

Mr. T. Jordan Miles | District 4

Mr. Joe Chambers | District 6

Mr. Danny R. Allen | District 7

Get in Touch

(434) 969-4242

13380 West James Anderson Hwy
Buckingham, VA 23921

Hours of Business

8:30 am -4:30 p.m.