Thursday, April 24


The territorial jurisdiction of the South Euclid Municipal Court includes all of South Euclid, the area of the Cleveland Metroparks that lies within the City of South Euclid, and Notre Dame College. The court consists of the criminal division and the civil division. The criminal division handles traffic cases and misdemeanor criminal cases. The civil division handles complaints up to $15,000, small claims up to $3,000 and eviction cases.

Location and Contact Information

1349 South Green Road
South Euclid, Ohio 44121
(216) 381-2880
(216) 381-1195

Recent Updates

April 14th, 2014
The link to an article describing live streaming of Court proceedings has been add to the In the Media page.
March 3rd, 2014
A new Hearing Stream page was added where you can watch the live stream of the current hearing.

Did you know...

You can add a button for the SEMC web site to the home screen of your iPhone, iPad or Android device?

Paperless Court Training

South Euclid residents and business-owners are invited to join us for training on our paperless court filing procedures. The dates and times for upcoming training sessions can be found below.

April 30th, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Community Room
May 14th, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Community Room
May 28th, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Community Room
June 11th, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
June 25th, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Community Room

Court Schedule and Hours

Hours of Operation

The court is open for business Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., except on court recognized holidays. Our office closes at 12 p.m. on the fourth Friday of every month.

Court Recognized Holidays (Court Closed)

(if the holiday falls on a Saturday, the court will be closed on the Friday before; if it falls on Sunday, the court will be closed on the Monday after.)

New Year's Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Presidents' Day
Memorial Day
Fourth of July
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Veterans' Day
Christmas Day
Night Court

In order to provide citizens an opportunity to resolve cases while mitigating the common conflicts often presented by work, life and family, the court has scheduled Night Court. The docket is set for the fourth Thursday of every month (third Thursday in November) from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. The schedule for upcoming dockets is as follows:

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
Thursday, June 26th, 2014
Thursday, July 24th, 2014
Thursday, August 28th, 2014
Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
Thursday, November 20th, 2014
Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Court Officials

Judge: Gayle Williams-Byers Clerk of Court: Annetta L. Fisher
    Chief Admin. Bailiff: Isaiah Simmons
Magistrate: Dean Valore Bailiff: Gary Patrick
    Prob. Officer: Steven Flowe