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.

Franklin County Common Pleas Court – Independence Day Closure

Friday, June 7, 2019|Comments Off on Franklin County Common Pleas Court – Independence Day Closure

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court- General Division will close early on the following dates: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - The Court will close at 12:00PM. Felony arraignments scheduled for Wednesday, July 3, 2019 will be held at 10:00AM that day in courtroom 2B.

Franklin County Common Pleas Court – Memorial Day Closure

Friday, May 17, 2019|Comments Off on Franklin County Common Pleas Court – Memorial Day Closure

The Franklin County Common Pleas Court - General Division will close early on the following date: Friday, May 24, 2019 - The Court will close at 12:00PM. Felony arraignments scheduled for Friday, May 24, 2019 will be held at 10:00AM that day in courtroom 2B.

Notice of Record Destruction

Wednesday, May 8, 2019|Comments Off on Notice of Record Destruction

Pursuant to Rule 26 of the Rules of Superintendence for Ohio Courts, the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch, hereby provides notice to all parties that have tendered exhibits, depositions or transcripts in court hearings conducted prior to January 1, 2013, that those items will be destroyed if not retrieved from the Court by July 1, 2019. Additionally, all transcribed and un-transcribed court reporter notes, stenographer tapes and [...]

Local Rules 9 & 78 Comment Period

Friday, March 15, 2019|Comments Off on Local Rules 9 & 78 Comment Period

Franklin County Court of Common Pleas - General Division March 2019 NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: COMMON PLEAS LOCAL RULES 9 AND 78 On February 19, 2019, the Judges of the Franklin County Common Pleas Court, General Division, adopted amendments to Local Rule 9 (“Costs”) and Local Rule 78 (“Appointed Counsel Review Board”). 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, [...]

US District Reappointment 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019|Comments Off on US District Reappointment 2019

Public Notice Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge The current terms of the Office of United States Magistrate Michael J. Newman is due to expire July 24, 2019. 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. The duties of a Magistrate Judge include the following: 1. Conducting most preliminary proceedings in criminal cases; 2. Trial [...]

Domestic Local Rule 1 & Juvenile Local Rule 25

Wednesday, January 23, 2019|Comments Off on Domestic Local Rule 1 & Juvenile Local Rule 25

FRANKLIN COUNTY COURT OF COMMON PLEAS DIVISION OF DOMESTIC RELATIONS AND JUVENILE BRANCH NOTICE OF LOCAL RULE CHANGE AND PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD The Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch, has made changes to two local rules. The rules are JU Local Rule 25 and DR Local Rule 1. These rules are effective immediately and are open for comment simultaneously (pursuant to Sup. Ct. Rule of Superintendence 5(A)(2)). Both [...]

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/ [...]