General Information


Welcome to the District Court of Maryland for Montgomery County located in Rockville, MD.

The District Court hears landlord/tenant cases, replevin actions, traffic violations, criminal cases classified as misdemeanors and certain felonies, and civil cases in the amount of $30,000 or less. The District Court does not conduct jury trials.

Hon. Sherri Koch
​​​​​Administrative Judge
Kathy Hefner
​​​​​Administrative Clerk
Julie Gray
​​​​​Administrative Commissioner

Civil: 301-563-8800  | Traffic & Criminal: 301-563-8800 | Toll-free Number (In-state only): 1-800-944-1341
TTY users call Maryland RELAY: 711

The courthouse is located at 191 East Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD 20850-2630. No food or drink are permitted in this building. For assistance with special needs, contact the court immediately.

From I-270 take Exit 5, Falls Road, onto Maryland Ave. Go 4 lights to end, make left on E. Jefferson. Court is on right. The new location, effective August 1st, is across East Jefferson Street opposite the former Rockville courthouse location. 

Bus Information
Ride On Buses, Routes 46, 54, 63, T2.


Available in public lots. Click here for public parking options.

On April 4, 2022, the Maryland Judiciary returned to normal operations exiting the
five-phased COVID-19 resumption of operations plan.


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