Court Records Directory

Many trial courts make court records and court case information available online, although access varies from state to state. Use to find contact information for trial courts and online court records in every state and county.

Select a state below to get started:

Learn About The Court
System In Your State offers a chart of the kinds of cases heard by each type of court in each state to help make your search for court records more targeted and effective. You can also find detailed information about the jurisdiction of each type of court in each state.

Find Court Records and
Resources Online

On, you’ll find links to online court record search services for statewide trial courts, individual trial courts, and government agencies. You’ll also find links to other online legal resources provided by courts, bar associations, government agencies, and nonprofit legal services organizations.

Understand Your
Local Court

Use to find links to online access to local court records and local court case information and court dockets, court calendars, and published court orders. You will also find links to legal information and research, self-help tools, online court forms, court services, free legal services, lawyer referral services, and online payment services for court fines and fees.