The courts of common pleas are the original courts of general jurisdiction of the Ohio judicial system. In every county there is a common pleas court, served by one or more Judges. In Morrow County, this Court is served by Judge Tom C. Elkin and Judge Robert C. Hickson Jr.
The Common Pleas Court has jurisdiction over matters relating to nearly every aspect of an individual's life. The Common Pleas Court has Juvenile, Probate, Domestic Relations, and General Divisions. This web site has been developed to introduce you to the common pleas court and its divisions, over which Judge Elkin and Judge Hickson presides, and keep you informed with the latest court news and upcoming events.