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The general division of the Shelby County Common Pleas Court consists of civil and criminal divisions. The following will give you a brief explanation of the type of cases which are handled in each division:


    • Professional Torts
    • Product Liability
    • Other Torts, i.e. auto injuries, etc.
    • Workers Compensation
    • Foreclosures
    • Administrative Appeal
    • Complex Litigation
    • All other civil actions


Cases in which a defendant is charged with a violation of a state law or local ordinance other than traffic law or ordinance.

To learn more about how these cases are managed by the Court, please refer to Local Court Rule ll.

For a copy of Shelby County Common Pleas Court's General Court Rules
please download HERE or call our office at (937) 498-7230. Fax: (937) 498-7824.

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

General: (937) 498-7230
Court Administrator: (937) 498-7808
Assignment Commissioner, Civil and Criminal: (937) 498-7233
Assignment Commissioner, Domestic: (937) 498-2401
Court Reporter: (937) 498-7235
Bailiff: (937) 498-7809
Adult Probation Department: (937) 498-7231
Fax Number: (937) 498-7824
Visit other Shelby County government web pages:
Shelby County Common Pleas Court - Courthouse, 3rd Floor - P.O. Box 947 - Sidney, OH 45365
Phone: 937-498-7808 - Fax 937-498-7824- E-mail: