About the Courts
Montgomery County is the 38th Judicial District of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania. The Court of Common Pleas has a complement of 23 full time Judges. There are 30 Magisterial District Judge courts within the district.
covid-19 judicial emergency Information
A JUDICIAL EMERGENCY has been declared in the 38th Judicial District.
The Judicial Emergency currently extends thru April 14, 2020.
The Courts are CLOSEDTO THE PUBLIC during the judicial emergency, except for EMERGENCY MATTERS ONLY, a list of which is available in the link below.
DO NOT COME TO THE COURTHOUSE OR ANY JUDICIAL FACILITY unless you are FILING or APPEARING for a SCHEDULED EMERGENCY MATTER.
In the event you have an EMERGENCY – the Court’s hours of operation are currently 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Temporary Protection from Abuse processing will stop as of 1 p.m. daily.