Maryland Courts

General Information

NOTE: The following items are prohibited in the courthouse: guns, scissors, pepper spray, knives, sharp objects and any hazardous items.

Clerk's Office
20 West Courtland Street
Bel Air, MD 21014

Ceremonial Room
7 West Courtland Street
Bel Air, MD 21014

** Effective 2-11-16 All Licensing Services will be available in the main Courthouse at the Land Records counter located at 20 W. Courtland Street, Bel Air, MD 21014. Civil Ceremonies will not be available until further notice.

  • Marriage Licensing/Notary Services - 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
  • Business License Services - 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Ceremony Hours - 8:30 a.m. - 12 noon & 1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Clerk's Office

Name Phone Ext.
James Reilly
Clerk of Circuit Court
Linda Settle
Chief Deputy
Accounting Office 410-638-3454
Business License Office 410-638-3248
Civil Office 410-638-3430
Civil Self Help Center 410-638-4916
Community Work Service Program 410-638-4727
Court Scheduling 410-879-0012
Courtroom Clerk Office 410-638-4109 ext. 1876
Criminal Office 410-638-3472

Juvenile Office

Land Records Office 410-638-3474
Marriage License & Notary Office 410-638-3586
Paternity/Child Support Office 410-638-3432


Name Phone Ext.
Hon. Angela M. Eaves, Administrative Judge 410-638-3264
Hon. M. Elizabeth Bowen 410-638-4990
Hon. William O. Carr 410-638-3262
Hon. Yolanda Curtin 410-638-4655
Hon. Kevin J. Mahoney 410-638-3266

Family Magistrates

Name Phone Ext.
Theodore M. Hart 410-638-3461
Frederick Hatem 410-638-3475
J. Richard Moore III 410-638-3475

Court Related Agencies

Name Phone Ext.
Office of the State's Attorney 410-638-3500
Office of the Public Defender 410-836-4880

Please be advised that the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is prohibited by law from rendering legal advice and from performing title searches.