Welcome – Clerk of Court
Marilyn Bentley, Clerk of Court
CIRCUIT COURT FOR BALTIMORE CITY
111 North Calvert Street, Room 412
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
One of the oldest public institutions in the state of Maryland, steeped in rich tradition, is the office of the Clerk of Court. Each jurisdiction elects its local official to carry out the responsibilities of this position collaboratively with and necessary to the Maryland branch of judicial government. Since 1658, the Office of the Clerk of Court has provided the citizens of Maryland with essential services regulated by the laws of the State and the Court of Appeals of Maryland.
In the following pages our intent is that you find sufficient information to guide you through the various processes, forms and resources associated with the Civil, Criminal and Juvenile justice actions brought before our Courts. Also included is information regarding our Land Records and Family Divisions. Please browse through the links for detail.
As Clerk of the Court, I am privileged to lead staff to excellence in service to our community. Our mission is to provide meaningful access to the justice system by the timely, efficient and fair processing of all matters in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City.
OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF COURT
Chief Deputy Clerk – Vacant
Paulette Soares, Ass’t. Chief Deputy – Operations
Brittany M. Johnson, Public Information Officer
- Civil Assignment Office – (410) 333-3755
- Civil Division – (410) 333-3722
- Criminal Assignment Office – (410) 333-3811
- Criminal Division – (410) 333-3750
- Family Division – (410) 333-3709
- Juvenile Division – (443) 263-6300
- Human Resources – (410) 333-3800
- Land Records Division – (410) 333-3760
- Trusts/Guardianships – (410) 333-1982