Lucas County Court of Common Pleas

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Experienced Lucas County Court of Common Pleas Attorneys

If you are in need of a criminal defense lawyer, it is important to find someone who is familiar with the local laws and court system in Lucas County. At Patituce & Associates, LLC, our attorneys have experience representing clients in the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas and have established positive relationships with the judges and prosecutors in the court. Our previous experience in this particular court allows us to effectively prepare our clients and their cases for their hearings.

What is the Common Pleas Court?

The Lucas County Court of Common Pleas is the trial court of general jurisdiction. This means that it hears felony cases as well as civil disputes where the amount of money in controversy exceeds $500 and also has exclusive jurisdiction over civil cases exceeding $15,000.

Judges in the General Division

There are various specialized units within each operation. Ten judges currently serve in the general division. As a part of their judicial office they conduct pre-trials, schedule deadlines, rule on motions, and hear both jury and bench trials.

Court Administrator

The Court Administrator, under the direction of the judges, is responsible for overseeing the non-judicial functions of the court including the following Departments:

Regional Court Services

Address & Information

Physical Address

700 Adams Street
Toledo, OH 43604


M-F 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

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