Notices to Attorneys 2017-04-24T09:49:15+00:00

Notices for Attorneys

The following notices are published at the request of the Franklin County courts. Their content specifically addresses attorneys, or in some instances they also pertain to individuals representing themselves in legal matters. These notices are  time sensitive and will be removed from the website as they expire.

2018 Common Pleas Holiday Schedule

Friday, October 26, 2018|Comments Off on 2018 Common Pleas Holiday Schedule

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court - General Division COURT CLOSURE Thursday, November 22, 2018 – Holiday Friday, November 23, 2018 Due to the timing of the December holidays, the Court will be closed on the following dates: Monday, December 24, 2018 Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - Holiday Monday, December 31, 2018 Tuesday, January 1, 2019- Holiday Felony arraignments scheduled for Monday or Friday will be held at 10:00AM that day in courtroom 2B.

Franklin County Common Pleas Court: Early Closing

Friday, August 10, 2018|Comments Off on Franklin County Common Pleas Court: Early Closing

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court - General Division will close early on the following date: Friday, August 31, 2018 - The Court will close at 12:00PM. Felony arraignments scheduled for Friday, August 31st will be held at 10:00AM that day in courtroom 2B.

Notice of Proposed Changes: Domestic and Juvenile Local Rules 4, 37.1 and 37.2

Tuesday, July 17, 2018|Comments Off on Notice of Proposed Changes: Domestic and Juvenile Local Rules 4, 37.1 and 37.2

Notice of Proposed Changes: Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch Local Rules 4, 37.1 and 37.2 The Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch, has made changes to three local rules. The rules are JU Local Rule 4, JU Local Rule 37.1, and JU Local Rule 37.2. These rules are effective immediately and are open for comment simultaneously (pursuant to Sup. [...]

Proposed Revisions to the Franklin County Probate Court Local Rules

Friday, June 8, 2018|Comments Off on Proposed Revisions to the Franklin County Probate Court Local Rules

Judge Robert G. Montgomery, Franklin County Probate Court Judge, provides notice of updates, additions and deletions to the Franklin County Probate Court Local Rules of Court. You may pick up a red-lined version of the proposed revisions at the Court at 373 S. High Street, 22nd floor, Receptionist Desk OR see the link on our court’s website at: www.probate.franklincountyohio.gov for a copy of the proposed revised rules OR The Daily Reporter link at: http://www.thedailyreporteronline.com/notices-to-attorneys/ [...]

Common Pleas July 4 Closing

Friday, June 8, 2018|Comments Off on Common Pleas July 4 Closing

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court- General Division will close early on the following date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - The Court will close at 12:00PM

Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge

Friday, June 8, 2018|Comments Off on Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge

The current terms of the Office of United States Magistrate Judge Karen L. Litkovitz; Magistrate Judge Sharon L. Ovington; and Magistrate Judge Stephanie K. Bowman are due to expire October 13, 2018; October 27, 2018; and October 28, 2018, respectively. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of the Magistrate Judge to a new eight year term. […]

Common Pleas Memorial Day Closing

Friday, May 18, 2018|Comments Off on Common Pleas Memorial Day Closing

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court - General Division will close early on the following date: Friday, May 25, 2018 - The Court will close at 12:00PM. Felony arraignments scheduled for Friday, May 25, 2018 will be held at 10:00AM that day in courtroom 2B.

Notice of Public Comment Period: Local Rules 12 and 78

Friday, February 2, 2018|Comments Off on Notice of Public Comment Period: Local Rules 12 and 78

Franklin County Court of Common Pleas - General Division January 2018 NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: COMMON PLEAS LOCAL RULES 12 and 78 On January 23, 2018, the Judges of the Franklin County Common Pleas Court, General Division, adopted amendments to Local Rule 12 (“Page Limitations”) and Local Rule 78 (“Appointed Counsel”). Pursuant to Ohio Civil Rule 83(B) and Ohio Superintendence Rule 5(A)(2), both Local Rules were adopted prior to public notice and comment, as [...]

Guardianship Service Board Meetings

Thursday, December 28, 2017|Comments Off on Guardianship Service Board Meetings

Franklin County Guardianship Service Board Board Meeting Dates: January 18, 2018 March 15, 2108 May 17, 2018 July 19, 2018 September 20, 2018 November 15, 2018 All meetings are held at 2:00 p.m. in the Board Room on the 11th floor of the Courthouse located at 373 S. High Street.

Notice of Drawing of Jurors

Friday, December 15, 2017|Comments Off on Notice of Drawing of Jurors

Pursuant to Sections 2313.07 and 2313.21 of the revised code, notice is  hereby given that on the 21st day of December 2017 at 2:00 p.m. the public drawing of Jurors for the Annual Draw for 2017-2018, of the Common Pleas Court of Franklin County, Ohio, will be held at the Jury Commissioner’s Office, 345 South High Street, Columbus, Ohio.