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Magistrate Pamela Broer Browning

Common Pleas Courthouse
345 South High Street, Courtroom 4C
Columbus, OH 43215
Magistrate for Judge Stephen McIntosh and Judge Jeffrey Brown
This Courtroom has an Audio/Video Digital Recording System.

CONTACTS
Direct dial: (614) 525-3117
Facsimile: (614) 525-3868
Email: Pamela_Browning@fccourts.org

PREFERENCES AND PRACTICES
General
Be prepared to proceed on the date of your trial or hearing. If you require a continuance, please file a motion at the earliest possible opportunity.
Professionalism
Be courteous and civil.
Courtroom Decorum and Dress
Dress appropriately.
Continuances
Granted for good cause.
Mediation/Settlement
Always encouraged.
Videotape/DVD Playback
An evidence cart may be reserved for DVD/video playback.

TRIAL
Final Pre-Trial Conferences/Final Pre-Trial Orders
Final pre-trial conferences are scheduled if the parties request them. Final pre-trial orders are issued for jury trials.
Exhibits
Please mark Plaintiff’s exhibits and joint exhibits with identification numbers. Please mark Defendant’s exhibits with identification letters.
Stipulations
Appreciated and encouraged.
Motions in Limine
For a jury trial, please bring motions in limine to my attention prior to trial.
Method for Voir Dire
Attorneys voir dire the entire panel of 18 potential jurors, then exercise challenges out of their presence.