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Circuit Court of St. Mary's County

The Circuit Court will be conducting an open house for any interested persons to attend and review the accommodations that will be used during Covid-19 for jury selection on April 21, 2021 from 12:00 noon until 1:30 p.m. at the Leonard Hall Recreation Center (known locally as the Drill Hall) located at 23145 Leonard Hall Drive, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650 . Masks will be required and social distancing will be practiced.

The Self-Help Center will reopen to the public on March 15, 2021. Court forms may be accessed from the following website: https://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms.

Please visit the Maryland Courts Self-Help webpage located at www.mdcourts.gov/legalhelp for additional resources. If you have any questions, please contact the Court Administrator at 301-475-4200 ext. 74163.

Circuit Court of St. Mary's County
41605 Courthouse Drive
Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 859, Leonardtown, MD 20650

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except legal holidays

NOTE: For questions about traffic citations, you must contact the District Court:

Carter State Office Building
23110 Leonard Hall Drive
Leonardtown, MD 20650
(301) 880-2700

Judges of the Circuit Court

Administrative Judge
Michael J. Stamm (301) 475-4200 ext. 74140
Associate Judges
David W. Densford (301) 475-4200 ext. 74151
FAX (301) 475-4333
Joseph M. Stanalonis (301) 475-4200 ext. 74130

Clerk of the Circuit Court

To reach a department: Dial the main telephone number 301-475-4200, and use the extension as listed below. You must include 7.

Debra J. Burch (301) 475-4200 ext. 74567
FAX (301)-475-4658
Circuit Court Clerk's Office Main Number 301-475-4200
Business Licenses/Notary/Oaths 74452
Civil Department 74450
Criminal Department 74453
Jury Clerk 74560 or 74566
Jury Recording (301) 475-3550 or (301) 475-3507
Juvenile Department 74453
Paternity/Child Support 74570
Land Records 74451
Marriage Licenses 74452

Court Administrator

Court Administrator (301) 475-4200 ext. 74163

Court Reporters

Judy Wallenfelt (301) 475-4200 ext. 74161

Domestic Relations Magistrate

Kevin R. Hill (301) 475-4200 ext. 74120
FAX (301) 475-4682

Family Services Coordinator

Family Services Coordinator (301) 475-4200 ext. 74110

Family Law Self-Help Legal Clinic

Family Law Self-Help Legal Clinic (301) 475-4200 EXT. 74121

Drug Court Coordinator

Drug Court Coordinator (301) 475-4200 ext. 74162

Register of Wills

The Office of Register of Wills (301) 475-5566

41605 Courthouse Drive
P.O. Box 602
Leonardtown 20650-0602

Visit St. Mary's County Register of Wills Website

Orphan's Court

Orphan's Court Main Phone Number (301) 475-5566

Court-Related Agencies

Office of The State's Attorney
41605 Courthouse Drive
P.O. Box 1755
Leonardtown 20650
(301) 475-4200 ext. 74500
FAX (301) 475-4596
Victim/Witness Coordinator (301) 475-4200 ext. 74507
District Court Division (301) 475-4200 ext. 74800
Child Support Division (301) 475-4200 ext. 74600

Office of the Public Defender

Office of the Public Defender
Carter State Office Building
2110 Leonard Hall Drive
Leonardtown 20650
(301) 880-2833
FAX (301) 475-4130
Visit The Office Of The Public Defender Website

Department of Juvenile Services

Department of Juvenile Services
Carter State Office Building
23110 Leonard Hall Drive
Leonardtown 20650
(301) 880-2850
Visit The Department of Juvenile Services Website

Division of Parole and Probation

Division of Parole and Probation
Carter State Office Building
23110 Leonard Hall Drive
PO Box 653
Leonardtown 20650
(301) 880-2750
FAX 301- 475-5238
Visit The Division of Parole and Probation Website

Legal Resources

Legal Resources
Legal and Bureau, Inc. (301) 884-5935
FAX (301) 274-0713
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (410) 539-6800
Maryland State Law Library Visit the Maryland State Law Library Website
People's Law Library Visit the People's Law Library Website
Family Law Forms For The Self-Represented Visit the Family Law Forms For The Self-Represented Website


ADA Coordinator: Lori A. Tabor-Finch
Court Administrator
301-475-4200 ext. 74163
Lori.Taborfinch@stmarysmd.com Lori.Taborfinch@mdcourts.gov

ADA Request form (CC-DC-49)

Accommodations information page for Maryland Judiciary: https://www.mdcourts.gov/legalhelp/accommodations
(FAQs, the grievance procedure and forms, instructions for using the Zoom accessibility features for remote hearings, and other helpful information.)

Inclement Weather Line

Inclement Weather Line - 301-475-4200 ext. 74656