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Judge Jenifer French

Common Pleas Courthouse, Courtroom 6A
345 S. High St., 6th Floor
Columbus, Oh 43215
Tel: 614-525-6281
Fax: 614-525-6292
Term Expires: January 2021
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Fayth McCallum
Secretary
(614)525-6281
To inquire about general court info
To report that the parties have reached a settlement in a civil case
To call-in for a telephone status conference
To schedule a classroom visit to the courtroom

Tim Jackson
Bailiff
(614)525-5894
To ask procedural questions on any criminal matters before the Court
To request a continuance
To schedule a status conference
To request referral to Magistrate for mediation and/or trial

Tara Scurlock
Staff Attorney
(614)525-5996
To check on status of pending civil actions and/or motions
To ask procedural questions on any civil matters before the Court
To report that the parties are engaging in settlement (even if one not reached yet) and address
how that may impact any pending motions
To request a status conference

Shirley Erwin
Court Reporter
(614)525-5913
To order transcripts

Ed Skeens
Magistrate
(614)525-4281
To schedule mediation, Magistrate trials or damages hearings
To inquire about the status of pending administrative appeal actions and/or motions in such actions