The Judges of the Franklin County Common Pleas Court, General Division are seeking public comment for certain Local Rules. Pursuant to Ohio Civ. R. 83(B) and Sup. R. 5(A), comments by the bar and any other interested citizens may be submitted on or before April 1, 2019. Click here for the proposed language and to whom comments should be submitted.
Beginning March 5, 2018, please be aware of construction in the vicinity of the Courthouse. Mound Street from 4th Street to Front Street will have reduced lanes open for traffic and will be restricted to one way traffic, westbound. Please refer to this link for additional information and traffic pattern maps.
Please plan for traffic congestion and allow additional time for travel in this area.

Jurors, please click here for information specific to jury parking.
The new Franklin County Courthouse, scheduled for completion in 2010, will be the first LEED-certified building in the State of Ohio. Click here to learn more.The Franklin County Court of Common Pleas is a stong supporter of Green initiatives. Click here to learn more.


The Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, General Division, is dedicated to dispensing equal justice in all matters under the Court’s jurisdiction, preserving the rule of law, protecting the rights and liberties guaranteed under the Constitution and laws of the United States and providing the highest quality of professional support in a prompt, efficient and cost effective manner.