Book through PRIVATE JUDGE DONALD A COX
2020......ALL HEARINGS ARE CONDUCTED BY ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE. Details for the conference will be sent by Mary once you book the hearing.
AUGUST 30, 2021 THERE ARE NEW FORMS AND NEW PROCEDURES EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY TO COMPLY WITH FRANKLIN COUNTY LOCAL RULES.
See Download forms.
OUR SERVICES TO HELP YOU:
Private hearings for Domestic Cases (Every Wednesday, Thursday & Friday )
Private Trials for Civil Cases
Mediation for all Cases ( Monday, Tuesday)
Want to do a Private Hearing?
HAVE YOUR ATTORNEY:
Download & Read the Domestic procedures and Hearing checklist from Download page. If Filing is other than Franklin co, check the rules for each county.
Fill out our 3 easy forms,
1. Motion of referral,
2.Private Judge Contract.
3. Entry of Referral.
File same time with the court papers pertaining to the case.
(**very important) NOTE if corrections are made to one of the forms you must file all 3 again together as a packet ( ALL 3 , ALWAYS)
email [email protected] for scheduling
We will need name of case, date of filing or date you would like to file,a dissolution hearing will be 31 days out from date of filing. (30th day is still a waiting day )
or an uncontested divorce, hearing will be set 43 days out from date of filing, (he 42nd day is still a waiting day)
Name & address of attorney, a phone # that can be reached before or time of the hearing ( cell is best in case of traffic problems, office phones go to voicemail) Leave any details you want her to know that pertains to the case for scheduling purposes.
(Judge does not do Pro Se (do it yourself cases)