Last Updated: Friday, March 27, 2020

The spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is impacting the daily operation of the Maryland Judiciary. Maryland courts are currently closed to the public; however, the courts will continue to hear certain types of emergency matters. Most courthouses are operating with essential staff only.

The Judiciary is closely monitoring the situation and evaluating our ongoing response to this public health emergency. The general public, members of the media, and attorneys should reference the COVID-19 webpages for the latest information on court operations. Court closings related to coronavirus.

Frequently Updated Links
The following pages are continuously updated with COVID-19 information:
Information for the Public
News Releases
Administrative Orders


Additional Court Information

For the latest information on COVID-19 in Maryland, please visit the Maryland Department of Health’s website at