Amendment to Local Rule 2 and Request for Comments



Amendment to Local Rule 2 (Assignment and Scheduling of Cases) Published March 22, 2018

The Domestic Relations Division of the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas has approved distribution for comment proposed changes to Local Rule 2 (Assignment and Scheduling of Cases).  The proposed amendment provides for the election of an administrative judge for a two-year term and a docket reduction, the assumption of the role of Duty Judge in the Duty Judge's absence, and the elimination of blanket assignments. 

To view the amendment, please click here.  The new and deleted language appears in RED.

The Court will accept comments regarding the rule amendment through April 23, 2018.  Please direct any comments to:

Serpil Ergun
Executive Director of Judicial Operations
Cuyahoga County Courthouse
1 W. Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44113