Maryland Courts

General Information

Street Address

Clerk's Office
County Courts Building
401 Bosley Ave; 2nd Floor
Towson, MD 21204

Mailing Address

Clerk's Office
P. O. Box 6754
Towson, MD 21285-6754

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

Pursuant to Maryland Rule 1-322, no item may be filed directly to the Baltimore County Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court by electronic transmission.

Forms of Payment

  • Generally, Cash, Check or Money Order payable to Clerk of the Circuit Court is accepted.
  • A personal out-of-state check is not accepted.
  • In the Criminal Division, credit card (MasterCard and Visa) is accepted.
  • In the Criminal Division, a personal check for payment of fines or costs is not accepted.
  • Marriage License Application and Civil Marriage Ceremony is cash only.
  • Huckster's License Application sent through the mail is money order only.
  • Huckster's License Application in-person is cash or money order only.

Clerk's Office

Name Phone
Main Number 410-887-2601
Main Fax 410-887-3062
Adoption 410-887-3069
Appeals 410-887-3090
Civil 410-887-2614
Civil Assignment 410-887-2660
Copy Center 410-887-2618
Court Clerks 410-887-3414
Criminal 410-887-2625
Criminal Assignment 410-887-2694
File Room 410-887-3494
Fiscal 410-887-2697
Juvenile 410-887-3836
Land Record Cashier 410-887-2651
Land Record Indexing 410-887-3088
Licenses (Business and Marriage) 410-887-2607
Notary/Oaths of Office 410-887-2607
Trust 410-887-3469

Court-Related Information

Name Phone
Baltimore County Bar Assn Lawyer Referral Service 410-337-9100
Baltimore County Bar Assn Reduced Fee Program 410-337-9100
Baltimore County Circuit Court Law Library 410-887-3086
Child Support Enforcement and Child Custody 800-332-6347
Circuit Court Administrator 410-887-2687
County Courts Building Lost & Found 410-887-3151
Department of Corrections 410-512-3200
Department of Juvenile Services - Arbutus 410-455-7800
Department of Juvenile Services - Dundalk / Essex 410-780-1200
Department of Juvenile Services - Garrison 410-356-5774
Department of Juvenile Services - Towson 410-512-4040
Department of Social Services 410-853-3000
District Court Catonsville 410-512-2500
District Court Essex 410-512-2300
District Court Towson 410-512-2000
Domestic Violence 410-828-6390
Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland 410-281-1334
Family Crisis Center of Baltimore County Counseling 410-285-4357
Family Crisis Center of Baltimore County Shelter 410-285-7496
Family Employment and Support Program (FESP) 410-887-0152
(The) Family Law Center 800-845-8550
Family Recovery Court 410-887-6159
Family Support Services 410-887-8614
Family Violence Unit Ex Parte Advocate 410-853-3030
Family Violence Unit 24 Hour Hotline 410-828-6390
Jury Duty Daily Call-In 410-887-4390
Jury Commissioner 410-887-3596
Juvenile Drug Court Program 410-887-2199
Legal Aid Bureau Baltimore County Office 410-296-6705
Legal Forms Helpline 800-818-9888
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service Inc 410-547-6537
Office of Family Mediation 410-887-6570
Orphans' Court 410-887-6516
Parole and Probation 410-832-2200
Permanency Planning 410-887-2744
Public Defender 410-324-8900
Register of Wills 410-887-6680
Self-Help Office 410-887-3446
Settlement/Scheduling Conferences (DCM) 410-887-2509
Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Center 410-828-6390
Sheriff's Office 410-887-3151
State's Attorney's Office 410-887-6600
Transcripts 410-887-4873
VINE Protective Order 877-846-3420
(The) Visitation Center of Baltimore County 410-887-8614