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Search Lake County Court of Common Pleas General Division and Probate Division records by party name, party type, date range, case type, case number and case status.
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The Ohio Attorney General's Office offers instructions for obtaining a criminal background check from the Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
Published opinions and orders
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View recent Ohio Attorney General official opinions, browse opinions by year, or search by keyword.
Selected Lake County Court of Common Pleas General Division Decisions broken link ?
View selected decisions of Judge Eugene A. Lucci in the General Division of Lake County Court of Common Pleas.
Self help, legal research, general information
Lake County Court of Common Pleas Alternative Dispute Resolution broken link ?
View information about alternative dispute resolution options in the Lake County Court of Common Pleas.
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Search the Ohio Constitution, Revised Code, or Administrative Code by keyword, or browse by table of contents.
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View Ohio Rules of Court including civil procedure, criminal procedure, evidence, juvenile procedure, traffic, and rules that apply to lawyers and judges.
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View information about various legal topics including the court system, consumer rights, criminal matters, disability, domestic violence, employment, family law, health care, housing, immigration, public benefits, expungement, seniors, education, taxes, veterans, and wills and probate. Information can be searched by keyword and some information is available in Spanish. A dictionary of legal terms is also provided.
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View information and publications about domestic violence issues, including elder abuse and teen dating, with links to legal resources such as laws and court rules, and other resources and agencies.
Child Support broken link ?
The Ohio Office of Child Support offers information and services related to child support, including paternity, support orders, modification, enforcement, collection, payment, and forms.
Foreclosure Prevention Information and Resources broken link ?
View information and resources for Ohio homeowners and facing foreclosure, including foreclosure mediation information and resources for renters facing eviction.
Legal Information broken link ?
The Ohio State Bar Association offers information for the public about lawyers, small business, and publications on legal topics including a death planning family manual and LawFacts pamphlets on a variety of legal topics such as divorce, probate, credit laws, guardianship, living wills, bankruptcy, and more.
Citizen Brochures and Small Claims Guide broken link ?
The Ohio Judicial Conference offers a guide to small claims court and brochures on topics such as legal terminology, representing yourself, mediation, and court procedure.
Dispute Resolution Information broken link ?
View information about arbitration and mediation, which can help parties resolve disputes without going to trial. Links to directories of mediators and a guide to selecting a mediator are included.
Supreme Court Law Library broken link ?
View information about the Ohio Supreme Court Law Library, including location, hours, an online catalog, description of available materials and services, and an online ask-a-librarian service.
Local Court Rules broken link ?
View Ohio Court of Common Pleas, County Court, and Municipal Court local rules by county.
Legal Information for Seniors broken link ?
Pro Seniors offers information for Ohio seniors about consumer, elder law, and health issues, including power of attorney forms and advance directives.
Legal Pamphlets for Seniors broken link ?
Pro Seniors offers downloadable pamphlets on a variety of legal issues of interest to Ohio seniors.
Domestic Violence Help broken link ?
The Ohio Domestic Violence Network offers information for survivors of domestic violence, links to additional resources, and information about prevention.
Victim Help broken link ?
The Ohio Attorney General's Office offers information for crime victims, including victims' compensation, notification, cyber safety, and a searchable directory of victim services providers.
Consumer Protection Information broken link ?
The Ohio Attorney General's Office offers information and tips for consumers, including cyber safety, identity theft, foreclosure scams and resources, telephone solicitors, debt collection, elder fraud, and various other consumer scams. An online scam report form, search of consumer complaints, and search of consumer-related court decisions are also provided.
Attorney General Legal Information broken link ?
The Ohio Attorney General's Office offers answers to frequently asked questions about a wide variety of legal issues.
Juvenile Court Information broken link ?
View a guide and videos explaining the Ohio juvenile justice system, from the Ohio State Bar Foundation.
Lake County Court of Common Pleas Foreclosure Information broken link ?
View information about foreclosures in Lake County Court of Common Pleas, including answers to frequently asked questions.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Lake County Domestic Violence Victim Assistance broken link ?
Program services for battered women and their children in Lake County.
Northeastern Ohio Legal Assistance broken link ?
The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland provides free civil legal help to low-income residents of Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, and Lorain Counties. A telephone application line, locations of local offices, information about programs, answers to frequently asked question, and a list of upcoming free advice clinics are included.
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Search for attorneys admitted to practice in Ohio by name, registration number, and location.
Lawyer Referral and Information Services broken link ?
View a list of Ohio lawyer referral and information services by area served, and a list of registered prepaid legal service providers.
Complaints Against Lawyers and Judges broken link ?
View instructions for filing an official complaint against a lawyer or judge in Ohio, with answers to frequently asked questions, rules, and a link to the complaint form.
Legal Assistance for the Disabled broken link ?
Disability Rights Ohio provides free legal assistance to disabled persons in some types of cases.
Public Defender broken link ?
The Office of the Ohio Public Defender offers information about its representation of indigent defendants in criminal cases, with links to local county public defenders and appointed counsel.
Legal Services broken link ?
Search by county or zip code for providers of free and low-cost civil legal services for low-income residents. Links to law school clinics, mediation services, lawyer referral services, and domestic violence resources are also available.
Legal Assistance for Seniors broken link ?
Pro Seniors provides Ohio residents over 60 with free legal assistance by telephone in all counties; in-person staff attorney assistance in Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, and Warren Counties; and referrals to private attorneys who will assist low-income seniors for a reduced fee.
Legal Assistance for Western Ohio and Migrant Farmworkers broken link ?
Legal Aid of Western Ohio and Advocates for Basic Legal Equality provide free civil legal services for low-income residents of 32 western Ohio counties, and for migrant farmworkers statewide. A toll free telephone line, online application forms in English and Spanish, and local office contact information are included.
Domestic Violence Legal Assistance broken link ?
The Justice League of Ohio provides free legal services for crime victims, and links to counseling services, domestic violence shelters, rape crisis centers, and local victim assistance programs.
File a Consumer Complaint broken link ?
Complete an online form to file a consumer complaint with the Ohio Attorney General's Office. A live chat with an agent is available.
Forms and related information
Lake County Court of Common Pleas Forms broken link ?
Search Lake County Court of Common Pleas forms including civil, domestic relations, protection order, general division procedural forms, and miscellaneous common pleas forms including garnishment, foreclosure, and change of address.
Protection Order Forms and Information broken link ?
View and download domestic violence, juvenile, and stalking or sexually oriented offense protection order forms for use in Ohio courts. Links to related legal resources and publications are included.
Domestic Relations Forms broken link ?
View and download forms for use in Court of Common Pleas domestic relations cases.