Maryland Courts

General Information

NOTICE on Cell Phones, Other Electronic Devices, and Cameras in Court Facilities (effective January 1, 2011)

Worcester County Circuit Court
Court House
One W. Market Street
Snow Hill, Maryland 21863

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Judges

Name Phone
Hon. Thomas C. Groton, Administrative Judge
Terry Jackson, Judicial Secretary
410-632-0600
Hon. Richard R. Bloxom, Associate Judge
Charlene Showell, Judicial Secretary
410-632-0700
Hon. Brian D. Shockley, Associate Judge
Carol Johnson, Judicial Secretary
410-632-1232

Master

Name Phone
Mary M. Kent, Esquire 410-632-5609

Circuit Court Departments

Name Phone
Court Administrator - Richard H. Outten 410-632-2342
Court Reporter - Anne Horner 410-632-1125
Court Reporter - Kathy Zeve 410-632-3232
Court Reporter - Melinda Tinnell 410-632-1232
Civil Assignment Commissioner - Mary Serpe 410-632-4594
Criminal Assignment Commissioner - Terri Arietta 410-632-4593
Drug Court Coordinator - Tracy Simpson 410-632-3130
Drug Court Case Manager - Tashica Hilliard 410-632-5418
Family Services Coordinator - Anne Turner 410-632-5638
Family Law Case Manager - Jennifer Baumann 410-632-5638
Jury Commissioner - Donna Hughes 410-632-5660
Jury Message Phone 410-632-5674
410-632-1013
TTY users call Maryland Relay 711  

Clerk's Office

Name Phone
Stephen V. Hales, Clerk 410-632-5500
Civil Department 410-632-5501
Criminal Department 410-632-5502
Juvenile Department 410-632-5501
Paternity Department 410-632-5501
License/Land Records Department 410-632-5500

Court Related Agencies

Name Phone
Office of the Public Defender 410-632-1933
State's Attorney 410-632-2166