Franklin

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Franklin County Courthouse
222 St. Clair St.
Frankfort, KY 40601
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Court Schedules

Circuit Court Civil Motion Hour: Monday & Wednesday, 9 a.m.
Circuit Criminal Motion Hour: Fridays. Division 1, 9 a.m. Division 2, 10:30 a.m.
District Court Civil Motion Hour: Monday, 9 a.m.
District Criminal Court: Tuesday
District Traffic Court: Thursday
District Probate Court: Monday, 9 a.m.
District Court Civil/Forcible Detainers: Monday, 10 a.m. The deadline to file a forcible detainer is the Monday a week before the court day.

Office of Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk: Amy Feldman

Phone: 502-564-7013
             502-564-8380

Fax: 502-564-8188

Payment options: Cash, personal check, postal money order. No personal checks for probation and parole fees or cold-check payments. Send self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt. Payments accepted in drop box at courthouse front entrance, by mail at address above and online here. Bonds must be delivered to Franklin County Regional Jail.

Driver's Licensing: Effective July 1, 2022, all driver’s license services have moved from the Offices of Circuit Court Clerk to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. More at drive.ky.gov.

Requesting Older Court Records
15-35 years old: Request records from the State Records Center by submitting this form to ​state.records@ky.gov. Case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.

36+ years old: Request re​cords from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives here. For cases filed on or after Jan. 1, ​1978, case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.
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Facility

Accessibility: Designated parking in front of building for those with disability parking permit.

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

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Phillip Shepherd

Chief Circuit JudgeCircuit Court

48th Judicial Circuit
Division 1

248

Thomas D. Wingate

JudgeCircuit Court

48th Judicial Circuit
Division 2

Squire Williams
348

Squire N. Williams III

JudgeFamily Court

48th Judicial Circuit
Division 3

148

Kathy R. Mangeot

Chief District JudgeDistrict Court

48th Judicial District
Division 1

248

Chris Olds

JudgeDistrict Court

48th Judicial District
Division 2

Amy Feldman

Circuit Court Clerk

Franklin County Judicial Center

Hours

Hours
Day Hours
Monday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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