General Information

Maryland Courts Self-Help Centers
Free legal help with your civil
or family matter

Self-Help Center

410-260-1392
8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday - Friday

Circuit Court for Cecil County
129 E. Main Street
Elkton, Maryland 21921

Hours of operation: Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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

Clerk's Office

Department Phone Extension
Charlene Notarcola, Clerk of Court 410-996-3024  
Susanne Wells, Chief Deputy Clerk 410-996-3023  
Adoptions 410-996-5377  
Business Licenses/Notary/Oaths 410-996-5380  
Civil/Domestic Department 410-996-5377
410-996-5378
 
Criminal Department 410-996-5373  
Juvenile Department 410-996-5374  
Land Record Department 410-996-5375  
Marriage Licenses 410-996-5376  
Paternity/Child Support 410-996-5378  

Judges

Name Phone Extension
Hon. Keith A. Baynes, Administrative Judge    
Hon. William W. Davis, Associate Judge    
Hon. Jane Cairns Murray, Associate Judge    
Hon. Brenda A. Sexton, Associate Judge    

Family Magistrate

Name Phone Extension
Desiree M. Reetz    
     
Court Administrator 410-996-3019  

Court-Related Agencies

Name Phone Extension
Assignment Office 410-996-1105  
Child Support Enforcement 410-996-0100  
Court Auditor 410-398-7400  
Court Reporter 410-996-5326  
Drug Court Office 410-996-3018  
Family Support Services Office 410-996-1157  
Jury Commissioner 410-996-5340  
Jury Information line for daily juror reporting status 410-996-5320  
Juvenile Services 410-996-2800  
Legal Aid Bureau 1-800-444-9529  
Legal Forms Help line 1-800-818-9888  
Office of the State’s Attorney 410-996-5335  
Office of the Public Defender 410-996-2850  
Parole and Probation 410-996-2870  
Register of Wills 410-996-5330  
Sheriff’s Department 410-996-5500  

FOR INFORMATION REGARDING CECIL COUNTY DISTRICT COURT CALL: 410-996-2700