Knott

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Court update due to Eastern Kentucky floods:​​ The Knott County Office of Circuit Court Clerk reopened Oct. 31 per Supreme Court Order. Due to ongoing repairs to the judicial center, Circuit and District courts will initially conduct court proceedings remotely. The current jury panel is extended until Dec. 31, 2022, per order of Chief Circuit Judge Childers.

Knott County Judicial Center
53 W. Main St. P.O. Box 1317
Hindman, KY 41822
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Circuit Court Clerk: Lisa Bolen

Phone: 606-785-5021
Fax: 606-785-3994

Payment options: Cash, cashier's check, money order, personal check with address and phone number. Phone payment accepted. Pay online with ePay.

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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Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

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Kim Cornett Childers

Chief Circuit JudgeCircuit Court

36th Judicial Circuit

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Dennis B. Prater

Chief District JudgeDistrict Court

36th Judicial District

Lisa Bolen

Circuit Court Clerk

Knott 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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