Courts of Clark County

Circuit Court #1

PRESIDING IN THE CLARK CIRCUIT COURT #1 ARE:

Judge Andrew Adams
Magistrate Joni L. Grayson

The Clark Circuit Courts each have original jurisdiction to preside over all civil and criminal cases. However, by Local Rule the Clark Circuit Court #1 has generally been assigned to preside over the following matters:

1) Murder, Class A, Class B, Class C, Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4, or Level 5 felony offenses as the most serious charged offense which are filed during the months of February, April, June, August, October, or December;

2) 50% of all Juvenile Paternity cases;

3) 50% of all Mortgage Foreclosure, Civil Collection, and Guardianship cases;

4) All Estate, Trust, Reciprocal Support, and Mental Health cases;

5) 50% of all Domestic Relations cases;

6) All cases involving Clark County Tax Sale or Conservancy District issues;

7) 25% of all Adoption cases;

8) 33% of all Civil Tort cases

*** The above assignments are those approved by the Indiana Supreme Court to take effect on January 1, 2016, pursuant to local rule, and are substantially similar to those currently in effect.

CIRCUIT COURT #1 LOCATION:

Clark County Government Building
501 E. Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

P 812.285.6309
F 812.285.6283

Clark CIRCUIT Court #2

PRESIDING IN THE CLARK CIRCUIT COURT #2 ARE:

Judge Bradley B. Jacobs
Magistrate William Dawkins

The Clark Circuit Courts each have original jurisdiction to preside over all civil and criminal cases. However, by Local Rule the Clark Circuit Court #2 has generally been assigned to preside over the following matters:

1) Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4, Level 5, or Level 6 felony cases felony offenses which include a charge related to Controlled Substances under Indiana Code 35-48 or Legend Drugs under Indiana Code 16-42;

2) 50% of all Mortgage Foreclosure, and Civil Collection cases;

3) 66.66% of all Civil Tort cases;

4) All Civil Plenary cases;

5) All Protective Order cases, unless the Protective Order request is related to a Dissolution of Marriage case filed in another court;

6) 25% of all Adoption cases

*** The above assignments are those approved by the Indiana Supreme Court to take effect on January 1, 2016, pursuant to local rule, and are substantially similar to those currently in effect.

CIRCUIT COURT #2 LOCATION 

Clark County Government Building
501 E Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130 [map] 

P 812.285.6333
F 812.285.6380

CIRCUIT COURT #3

PRESIDING IN THE CLARK CIRCUIT COURT #3 ARE:

Judge Joseph P. Weber
Magistrate Kenneth R. Abbott

The Clark Circuit Courts each have original jurisdiction to preside over all civil and criminal cases. However, by Local Rule the Clark Circuit Court #3 has generally been assigned to preside over the following matters:

1) All cases having a Class D Felony or Level 6 Felony as the most serious charge;

2) All Misdemeanor offenses except those occurring in the Town of Clarksville, and all traffic infractions except those created by Town Ordinance of the Town of Clarksville;

3) Class D or multiple Class D Felony offenses which include driving offenses;

4) All Small Claims cases;

5) 25% of all Adoption cases

6) All cases which include a Felony charge relating to traffic or motor vehicles, under Title 9 of the Indiana or under Indiana Code 35-42-1 (Homicide)

*** The above assignments are those approved by the Indiana Supreme Court to take effect on January 1, 2016, pursuant to local rule, and are substantially similar to those currently in effect.

CIRCUIT COURT #3 LOCATION:

Clark County Government Building
501 E Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

P 812. 285.6316
F 812.280.5662

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 Circuit Court #4

PRESIDING IN THE CLARK CIRCUIT COURT #4 ARE:

Honorable Vicki Carmichael, Judge
Kenneth R. Abbott, Magistrate
William A. Dawkins, Magistrate

The Clark Circuit Courts each have original jurisdiction to preside over all civil and criminal cases. However, by Local Rule the Clark Circuit Court #4 has generally been assigned to preside over the following matters:

1) Murder, Class A, Class B, Class C, Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4, or Level 5 felony offenses as the most serious charged offense which are filed during the months of January, March, May, July, September, or November

2) All cases which involve a Misdemeanor or Felony charge against a defendant alleged to be under the age of eighteen (18) at the time of the commission of the offense

3) All cases which include a charge of Neglect of a Dependent or Contributing to the Delinquency under Indiana Code 35-46-1-8 or Violation of Compulsory School Attendance under Indiana Code 20-8.1-3

4) 50% of all Juvenile Paternity cases

5) All Juvenile CHINS cases, Juvenile Status cases, Juvenile Termination of Parental Rights cases, and Juvenile Miscellaneous cases

6) 50% of all Domestic Relations cases

7) 50% of all Guardianship cases

8) 25% of all Adoption cases

*** The above assignments are those approved by the Indiana Supreme Court to take effect on January 1, 2016, pursuant to local rule, and are substantially similar to those currently in effect.

CIRCUIT COURT #4 LOCATION:

Clark County Government Building
501 E Court Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

P 812.285.6294
F 812.285.6258

Clarksville Town Court

PRESIDING IN THE CLARKSVILLE TOWN COURT ARE:

Honorable James Guilfoyle, Judge

CLARKSVILLE Town Court LOCATION:

Clarksville Town Court
2000 Broadway
Clarksville, IN 47129 

P 812.283.1505
F 812.280.5548

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Jeffersonville City Court

PRESIDING IN THE Jeffersonville City COURT ARE:

Honorable Kenneth C. Pierce II, Judge

Jeffersonville City COURT LOCATION:

Jeffersonville City Court
500 Quartermaster Court
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

P 812.285.6431
F 812.285.6470

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CLARK COUNTY ADULT GUARDIANSHIP PROGRAM

We're a court program that acts as guardian over the person only for those who have been ruled incapacitated and there is no one willing, capable, and suitable to do so. The program utilizes volunteer advocates to insure their proper care and safety. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer advocate please click on the application link below. 

Adult Guardianship Volunteer Advocate Program Application

Dennis Royse
Program Director 
Clark County Adult Guardianship Program
droyse@co.clark.in.us