May 25, 2017

Notice from Municipal Court: Appointed Counsel List

Open enrollment for the Franklin County Municipal Court Appointed Counsel List will occur during the month of June 2017. Any attorney who would like to be considered for addition to the list should submit a completed Appointment of Counsel Application on or after June 1, 2017.

Applications should be submitted to Paula Gruber, Franklin County Municipal Court, 375 S. High Street, 10th Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43215. All applications must be received by the close of business on June 30, 2017. For further information, contact Ms. Gruber at 614-645-3789 or gruberp@fcmcclerk.com.

Applicants should consult the Franklin County Municipal Court Local Rule 16 (Appointed Counsel) for the requirements for inclusion on the list. The application form can be obtained at: http://www.fcmcclerk.com/forms/attorney. Attorneys who are already on the list do not need to reapply.

Notice from Municipal Court: Appellate Appointed Counsel List

The Franklin County Municipal Court is in the process of compiling a list of attorneys to be considered for appointment as counsel for criminal and traffic appeals originating in the Franklin County Municipal Court. Please note that because these circumstances occur infrequently, attorneys on this list may only be appointed to one case every five years or so. Applicants must have experience with Municipal Court and criminal appeals. Any attorney interested in being considered for the Court Appointed Appellate Counsel List should submit a completed Court Appointed Appellate Counsel Application on or after June 1, 2017.

The application form can be obtained at: http://www.fcmcclerk.com/forms/attorney. Applications should be submitted to Paula Gruber, Franklin County Municipal Court, 375 S. High Street, 10th Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43215. All applications must be received by the close of business on June 30, 2017. For further information, contact Ms. Gruber at 614-645-3789 or gruberp@fcmcclerk.com.