Meade County Courthouse
516 Hillcrest Drive Suite 4
Brandenburg, KY 40108
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Juvenile Court: Tuesday, 9 a.m.
District Court Civil/Probate: Tuesday, 1 p.m.
District Court Criminal: Wednesday, 9 a.m.

Motions to be heard in District Court must be filed by Thursday the week prior to hearing. 

Circuit Court
Division I: Criminal at 9 a.m., Civil at 1 p.m.
Division II: Civil at 9 a.m., Criminal at 1 p.m.

Motions to be heard in Circuit Court must be filed by Thursday the week prior to hearing. 

Circuit Court Clerk: Ellen F. Lindsey

Phone: 270-422-4961
Fax: 270-422-2147

Payment options: Fines, costs and bonds can be payed with cash, cashier check's or money order. Driver's license can be payed with cash or personal check. Pay online with ePay.

Driver's Licensing Notice: The location of your driver’s license services may have changed. Those services are transitioning from all 120 Offices of Circuit Court Clerk to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s regional offices by June 30, 2022. To learn what to do in your county, please visit our Driver’s Licensing page.

Requesting Older Court Records: The State Records Center stores court records 15-35 years old. Submit this records request form to or call 502-564-3617. The case and locator numbers must be provided as these records cannot be searched only by name and/or SS#. You can request the case and locator numbers from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives stores court records 36+ years old. To request court records from the KDLA, email or call 502-564-1787.​

Parking: In front of building

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

Ellen Lindsey

Ellen Lindsey

Meade County Judicial Center


Day Hours
Monday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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