About the Help Center

Who We Are:

The Hamilton County Municipal Court Help Center opened in September 2017. The Help Center’s mission is to increase access to justice by providing self-represented people with education, information and limited legal advice to help them become better equipped to understand their legal issues and navigate the court system. The Help Center was developed through a partnership between the Hamilton County Clerk of Courts, Municipal Court, the County Commission, and the University of Cincinnati College of Law. The Help Center is staffed with a full-time attorney and paralegal, and is supported by volunteer law students and volunteer attorneys in the community.

What We Do:

The Help Center is open to self-represented litigants in Hamilton County Municipal Civil Court. The Help Center provides general information and, in some instances, limited legal advice consultations on areas including:

Visit How We Can Help to  find out more about what we do.