Find Information About Your Case & 

Learn More About Legal Proceedings


Smith Legal Services represents clients in Lorain County, Cuyahoga County and

throughout the state of Ohio. We provide phone consulatations 24/7.

Consultation are always free of charge.



Stay Informed About Proceedings with Court Public Access Pages


Smith Legal Services is dedicated to keeping you informed as we work on your behalf. Court dockets are accessible online for your convenience. A court docket is a calendar or list of pending cases.


Each court offers public access pages so that you may view recorded information about your case progress, journal entries (notes about the proceedings), scheduled court dates, times and more. 


If you would like to view information about your individual case, select the link for for the proper court and follow the instructions provided there.  




Learn More About the Law


We understand that it can be intimidating to be involved in legal proceedings. Below we have included a list of resources where you can learn about legal terms that can help you better understand proceedings.


The links provided are educational resources only. Please contact our office with questions specific to your case. 



United States Courts
Glossary of Legal Terms

Black's Law Dictionary



Ohio Revised Code



Cuyahoga County Community College
Criminal Justice Program



Cuyahoga County Community College
Paralegal Program


Access Local Court Dockets

Lorain County Court of Common Pleas
Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
Elyria Municipal Court
Lorain Municipal Court
Cleveland Municipal Court
Avon Lake Municipal Court
Rocky River Municipal Court



Parma Municipal Court
The Parma Municipal Court has jurisdiction over the communities of Broadview Heights, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Heights, Linndale, North Royalton, Parma, Parma Heights , Seven Hills , as well as the Metroparks and Ohio Turnpike located in its boundaries, and approximately 10 other State and County Agencies.
Oberlin Municipal Court
Vermilion Municipal Court


Contact our office today.
We are here to protect your rights.


633 West Broad Street, Suite 200

Elyria, Ohio 44035