If you are a defendant in a criminal case, or a contempt action in which jail time is possible, and need an appointed counsel, contact the Tuscarawas County Public Defender’s office at 330-364-3523. If you need an attorney in a civil or domestic case, contact Southeastern Ohio Legal Services at 330-339-3998. You can also contact the Tuscarawas County Bar Association at tuscbar.com.
The Clerk of Court accepts fax filings to 330-343-4682 if the filing does not require a deposit. The cost will be $2.00 for the filing and $1.00 for each page. Consult our Local Rules for further information including a transmittal form. That filing will be considered the original; there is no need to mail it to the Clerk.
The cost for the transcript is $3.50 per page, which includes the original transcript to be filed with the Court and a copy for the requesting party. Once the transcript is prepared and filed, any copies requested are $.10 per page for a printed version or free via e-mail. Click here to obtain form
The notary application process begins at the Tuscarawas County Law Library, and applicants need to purchase a packet that includes the recording and testing fee. Visit the library website for the packet cost, library location and hours and for the testing schedule.