​We Have Moved. As of Feb. 15, 2021, all Oldham County court operations will be based at a temporary courthouse at 6822 Central Ave. in Crestwood. Construction on a new judicial center will begin in spring 2021 at its permanent location at 100 W. Main St. in La Grange.

Oldham County Courthouse
6822 Central Ave. (temporary location during courthouse construction)
Crestwood, KY 40014
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Court Schedules

Circuit Civil: Friday (first, second,fourth), 1 p.m. Deadline for filing motions is noon Tuesday.
Circuit Criminal:
First Thursday, 9 a.m.
Family Court Divorce Motions:
Friday (first, third, fourth), 9 a.m. Deadline for filing motions is preceding Friday by 4 p.m.
Family Court Juvenile:
Call for court date. Deadline for filing motions is preceding Thursday by 4 p.m.
Thursday (first, fourth), 9 a.m.
Status & Paternity:
Thursday (second), 9 a.m.
Family Court Domestic Violence:
Friday (first, third, fourth), 11 a.m.

Office of Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk Steve Kaelin

Circuit: 502-222-9837
District Civil: 502-222-5621
District Traffic: 502-222-0522

Fax: 502-222-3047

Payment options: Cash, check, money order. Cash required for bond. 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 state.records@ky.gov 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 kdla.archives@ky.gov or call 502-564-1787.​

Parking: Parking lot. Two-hour parking on Main Street and around building.

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

Steve Kaelin

Steve Kaelin

Oldham County Judicial Center


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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