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- Phone: 410-838-4952
- Open: 8:30 AM–4:30 PM
Circuit Court for Harford County, MD
Circuit Court for Harford County, MD – Clerks Office
Rich in the tradition and history of Maryland, the Office of Clerk of the Circuit Court is one of the oldest public institutions in the state.
Located in the heart
of Harford County at 20 West Courtland Street, Bel Air, Maryland lies the Harford
The Clerk of the Circuit Court is a locally elected State official with responsibilities
established and regulated by the laws of Maryland and Rules of the Court of Appeals
of Maryland. Since 1658, the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court has provided
citizens of Maryland with a variety of essential services.
James Reilly ,
of the Circuit Court
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District Court of Maryland
The jurisdiction of the District Court includes all landlord-tenant cases, replevin actions, motor vehicle violations, misdemeanors and certain felonies. In civil cases, we have exclusive jurisdiction in claims of $5,000 or less, and concurrent jurisdiction with the circuit courts in claims for amounts above $5,000 but less than $30,000. In criminal cases, we have concurrent jurisdiction with the circuit courts in cases in which the penalty may be confinement for 3 years or more or a fine of $2,500 or more and certain felonies. The District Court does not conduct jury trials.
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This website is designed to inform and assist customers of the District Court. This website does not provide legal advice and is subject to unscheduled and unannounced changes. Any reproduction of information contained on this website, other than for personal use, must be authorized by the Office of the Chief Clerk of the District Court of Maryland. If you have any issues using our website, please contact us by e-mail .
It is the mission of the District Court of Maryland to provide equal and exact justice for all who are involved in litigation before the court.
The District Court will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
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Baltimore City, Frederick, Glen Burnie, Salisbury & Upper Marlboro
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