The General Court handles misdemeanor cases, preliminary hearings to determine probable causes in felonies and preside over involuntary mental commitment hearings. The General Court has exclusive jurisdiction over claims and damage not exceeding $15,000.
The Court also processes such items as criminal warrants, civil cases and traffic summonses.
Hon. Karen A. Henenberg-Chief Judge
Hon. Thomas Kelley, Jr.
Hon. Richard J. McCue
Steven Spurr-Clerk of General Court
Locations, Hours and Contact Information
1425 North Courthouse Road
Suite 2500 (2nd Floor)
Arlington VA 22201
Traffic Violations: 703.228.7900
Prepay Traffic Fine: 703.228.4599
Civil & Small Claims: 703.228.4590
Clerk’s Office: 703.228.4591