Civil Court

Circuit Civil Division

Circuit Civil Division handles the following:

  • Cases Which Involve Monetary Judgment in Excess of $30,000
  • Declaratory Judgments
  • Foreclosure of Mortgages  
  • Negligence
  • Professional Malpractice and other matters where a claimant may be made whole by receiving a money judgment. 
  • Contracts and Indebtedness
  • Eminent Domain

County Civil Division

County Civil Division handles the following:

  • Residential and Non-Residential Evictions
  • Breach of Contract
  • Cases which involve monetary judgment from $8,001 - $30,000
  • Damages
  • Declaratory Judgments
  • Foreclosure of Mortgages where value of property is less than $30,000
  • Negligence
  • Other matters where a claimant may be made whole by receiving a money judgment
  • Unlawful Detainer

Small Claims Division

Small Claims Division handles the following:

  • Cases which involve monetary judgment does not exceed of $8,000
  • Replevin cases in which property does not exceed $8,000