Welcome to the District Court of Maryland for St. Mary's County located in Leonardtown, 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. Karen Christy Holt Chesser
|Patrick H. Loveless
General Information: 301-880-2700 | Toll-Free Number (In-state only): 1-800-943-0091
TTY users call Maryland RELAY: 711
The courthouse is located at 23110 Leonard Hall Drive, P.O. Box 1509, Leonardtown, MD 20650-5831. For assistance with special needs, contact the court immediately.
From Route 5 south, turn left onto Rt. 245. From Route 5 north, turn right onto Rt. 245. Turn right on Baldridge St, about .5 miles. Court located in Carter State Office Building, behind Governmental Center.
St. Mary's Transit System - Lexington Park to Leonardtown, Leonardtown to Lexington Park, Leonardtown Loop, Route 5 Expresshttps://www.stmarysmd.com/dpw/stsfares.asp
Adjacent to building.
District 4 - St. Mary's County
|Face Mask Policy - 05/28/2021|
|Phase IV Information- 03/15/2021|
|Return to Phase III Information - 11/16/2020|
|Phase I - V - Reopening Plan - 07/20/2020|
|Order Extending Stay of Evictions - 04/17/2020|
|Statewide - Issued by the Chief Judge of the District Court|
|Communication Regarding The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Interim Final Rule Involving The CDC Agency Order And Failure To Pay Rent Landlord Tenant Actions - 04/30/2021|
|Emergency Rental Assistance Program - 04/30/2021|
|Communication on CDC Agency Order and Landlord Tenant Actions - 03/30/2021|
|Fourth Revised Communication Affidavit Judgment in the District Court - 03/12/2021|
|Communication Regarding District Court Restricted Operations and Landlord/Tenant Actions During Return to Phase IV - 02/26/2021|
|Communication Regarding the Recently Enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 - Updated 01/29/2021|