Domestic Relations Division – Main Line

(440) 329-5277

(440) 329-5506 Fax

Under the discretion of the Lorain County Clerk of Court, the Domestic Relations Clerk serves all clients in Lorain County in Domestic Relations matters. The Clerk is responsible for the following:

  • Accept filings
  • Issue summons
  • Schedule hearings
  • Prepare/Issue subpoenas
  • Prepare/Issue warrants
  • File-stamping, docketing, and processing all paperwork
  • Maintain all court case files
  • Collection of Court Costs
  • Record Requests
  • A variety of other duties

These cases include:

  • Divorce
  • Dissolution
  • Annulment
  • Legal Separation
  • Custody and Visitation for married or divorcing parents
  • Child Support & Spousal Support for previously married parents
  • Domestic Violence Civil Protection Orders
  • URESA (interstate support)


For more information on the Domestic Relations Clerk of Court or to view the public docket, please visit: Lorain County Clerk of Court