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Welcome to Small Claims

A civil lawsuit for money only up to $6,000.

 
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THE SMALL CLAIMS DIVISION IS CURRENTLY BEING RESTRUCTURED. SERVICES HAVE BEEN SHIFTED TO OTHER DEPARTMENTS OR DIVISIONS OF THE COURT AND THE CLERK’S OFFICE. ASSISTANCE CAN BE FOUND BY VISITING THE SELF HELP RESOURCE CENTER ON THE 16TH FLOOR. NEW CASE FILINGS AND PLEADINGS CAN BE FILED WITH THE CLERK OF COURT, CIVIL DIVISION LOCATED AT 375 S. HIGH ST. ON THE 3RD FLOOR.

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FRANKLIN COUNTY MUNICIPAL COURT

375 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215

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Mon - Fri 8 AM - 5 PM

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The Small Claims Court hears cases for money damages that do not exceed $6,000. Initial hearings are heard Monday through Friday beginning at 1:30 PM in front of a magistrate. For more information, visit the Self Help Resource Center online or in person at 375 S. High St., 16th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215.
 

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Whether you are starting a Small Claims Lawsuit, Requesting a New Hearing Date, or Filing a Counterclaim, we have the forms you need.

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