The Summit County Justice Court handles Class B and C misdemeanors and small claims of $11,000 or less.
Please review the Court's Order, which is attached, for FULL UPDATES and CLARIFICATIONS to this brief summary.
All jury trials are suspended until further notice. These will be set for a future date after discussion with each party.
Jail and Prison transports are suspended until further notice.
All hearings will be held virtually through WebEx until further notice. Please contact the court to provide a valid email address where you will be sent a direct link to join your hearing. If you do not have an email address, contact the court at 435-615-3802 for further assistance.
Exigent cases deemed necessary for an in-person hearing will be determined by a magistrate. If you have questions about this Court's Order, please contact the Justice Court at 435-615-3802.
The Justice Court is still open and operational. While hearings have been postponed, Court staff will still be available to answer questions and collect in-person payments.