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Civil Department accepts filings for new complaints, issues service of

summonses, maintains pleadings filed in each case, and issues subpoenas

to witnesses when a case is ready for trial. Judgment liens including sales and

personal income tax liens are also filed with the Civil Department.

Criminal Department receives and maintains all files for felony case

proceedings and executes necessary documents in each phase of the

criminal justice process including indictments, arraignments, issuance

of subpoenas, and filing notices of appeal.

Domestic Relations Department is responsible for filing, docketing, and

 distribution of court papers pertaining to divorce, dissolution of marriage,

 Civil Protection Orders, Civil Stalking Orders, and foreign support orders.

Second District Court of Appeals is served by the Clerk in the responsibility 

for receiving, filing, and conveying all appeals filed from trial courts in the


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Before accessing public information from this website you must review the following disclaimer:

The public record information viewed on Clark County, Ohio common pleas court clerk's internet reflects docket entries and information required by Ohio law, and is kept by the Clark County Clerk of Courts Office. This information is current as of the previous business day. The system is updated nightly. There will be a delay between court filings and judicial action and the posting of such data by the clerk of courts for some or all of the filing types. The information posted is believed to be accurate, however accuracy is not guaranteed. Records prior to 1990 are not available on this website. 

Any errors or omissions should be reported to the Clark County Clerk of Courts Office at 937-521-1680. In no event shall Clark County and the Clark County Clerk of Courts be liable for damages of any nature, direct or indirect, arising from the use of this website; including but not limited to loss of profits, loss of savings, business interruptions, loss of business information or other incidental, or consequential damage or loss. 

Thank you for visiting our website. 

Melissa M. Tuttle, Clerk of Courts 
Common Pleas Court Clark County, Ohio 



2020 Holiday Schedule

For the year 2020, under the authority of Section 325.19(D) O.R.C., all County Offices may observe holidays as follows

Date Holiday

Wednesday January 1, 2020
New Year’s Day
January 20
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February 17
Presidents’ Day
Monday May 25
Memorial Day
Friday July 3 Independence Day
Monday September 7 Labor Day
Monday October 12 Columbus Day
Wednesday November 11 Veterans’ Day
Thursday November 26 Thanksgiving Day
Friday November 27 Day After Thanksgiving Day
Thursday December 24 Christmas Eve
Friday December 25 Christmas
Thursday December 31 New Years Eve

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