Lawrence County

Lawrence County Seal

Municipal Court

Lawrence County Municipal Court


Phone: 740.867.3127
Fax: 740.867.3547
Probation: 740.867.3127


Lawrence County Municipal Court
Clerk of Court
10916 County Road 1
P.O. Box 126
Chesapeake, OH 45619


Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:00pm
Closed weekends and legal holidays

Court Jurisdiction

The territorial jusrisdiction of The Lawrence County Municipal Court includes the Townships of Perry, Fayette, Symmes, Union, Windsor, Rome, and Mason. The Court consists of the criminal division and the civil division. The criminal division handles traffic, misdemeanor criminal and preliminary hearings in felony cases. The civil division handles complaints of up to $15,000, small claims cases of up to $6,000, and eviction cases.

Administrative Staff

Dorothy M. Bledsoe Clerk of Court
John T. Majher Probation Officer
Josh Cooper Community Service Coordinator