Defiance Municipal Court

Defiance Municipal Court

Judge John T. Rohrs, III
Julie A Fitzenrider, Clerk
Barbara Gray, Secretary/Deputy Clerk

Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Drive Thru: Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Closed for all legal holidays

Civil Division

419.782.4092

Civil Cases ($15,000 or less)
Small Claims Cases ($3,000 or less)
Trusteeships
Rent Escrow/Landlord Tenant
Garnishments

Staff:
Charlene A. Flickenger, Chief Deputy Clerk
Stacie Bidlack, Deputy Clerk
Crystal Dippman, Deputy Clerk

Criminal Division

419.782.5756

Criminal Cases (misdemeanors)
Felony preliminary hearings
Traffic Cases
Appeals
Expungements

Staff:
Terri L. Helberg, Chief Deputy Clerk
Rhonda J. Suydam, Deputy Clerk
Laurie Weaver, Deputy Clerk
Maria Gomez, Deputy Clerk
Ann Blunt, Deputy Clerk

Bailiff/Probation
Department

fax 419.784.2222

Staff:
Casey Linebrink
419.784.2222

Hilary Kunesh
419.782.5501Defiance Municipal Court
665 Perry Street
Defiance, Ohio 43512
(On the corner of Thurston and Perry Streets)

Traffic/Criminal Division
419.782.5756

Civil Small Claims Division
419.782.4092
fax: 419.782.2018Payment Option: On-line payments accepted at defiancemunicipalcourt.com

Public Access: Terminal available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

FAX Filing: FAX filings accepted