Welcome to the Lakewood Municipal Court

The Lakewood Municipal Court is located inside Lakewood City Hall at:
12650 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio 44107
Phone: (216) 529-6700
Fax: (216) 529-7687
Email: lakewoodcourt@lakewoodoh.net
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed on legal holidays.

The Court serves the City of Lakewood, portions of Cleveland Metropolitan Parks, U.S. Interstate 90 and adjacent Lake Erie waters to the Canadian Border.

On our website, you will find details about the various departments and divisions within the Court, including services offered and contact information. You may view and download fee schedules, court rules and commonly-used court forms. We have also provided a searchable court docket database.

Click here to view the Court's Annual Reports.

Lakewood Municipal Court
Judge Tess Neff
Presiding Judge

Maria Russo
John Daley
Clerk of Court

Mission Statement: The Lakewood Municipal Court is committed to administering fair, efficient and impartial justice, promoting public safety for the citizens of Lakewood, and rehabilitating individuals who enter the court system. We strive to treat individuals with dignity and respect, operate with transparency to ensure public trust and deliver confidence in the judicial process.