Mercer County Court System

Other Court Information


OTHER COURT INFORMATION

Important dates and contact information for other departments and offices can be found here.

 

 

FILING DATES FOR SHERIFF's OFFICE WRITS
Praecipe for Writ with the Prothonotary 2022 Sheriff's Sale Dates
October 22, 2021 January 10, 2022
December 17, 2021 March 14, 2022
February 18, 2022 May 9, 2022
April 22, 2022 July 11, 2022
June 24, 2022 September 12, 2022
August 19, 2022 November 14, 2022


COURTHOUSE HOLIDAYS
MONDAY   JANUARY 17, 2022  MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY
MONDAY   FEBRUARY 21, 2022 PRESIDENTS’ DAY
FRIDAY   APRIL 15, 2022    GOOD FRIDAY
MONDAY   MAY 30, 2022      MEMORIAL DAY
MONDAY   JUNE 20, 2022     JUNETEENTH (OBSERVED)
MONDAY   JULY 4, 2022      INDEPENDENCE DAY (OBSERVED)
MONDAY   SEPTEMBER 5, 2022 LABOR DAY
MONDAY   OCTOBER 10, 2022  COLUMBUS DAY
FRIDAY   NOVEMBER 11, 2022 VETERANS’ DAY
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 24, 2022 THANKSGIVING DAY
FRIDAY   NOVEMBER 25, 2022 DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING
MONDAY   DECEMBER 26, 2022 CHRISTMAS DAY (OBSERVED)


ORPHAN COURT - Final Accounts
Last Day for Filing Confirmation Affirmation Courtroom
November 29, 2021 January 3, 2022 January 24, 2022 Courtroom 1
January 31, 2022 March 7, 2022 March 28, 2022 Courtroom 2
March 28, 2022 May 2, 2022 May 31, 2022 * Courtroom 3
May 31, 2022 July 5, 2022 * July 25, 2022 Courtroom 4
July 25, 2022 September 6, 2022* September 26, 2022 Courtroom 1
September 26, 2022 November 7, 2022 November 28 2022 Courtroom 2
November 28, 2022 January 3, 2023 January 23, 2022 Courtroom 3
* Tuesday due to a Holiday


ELECTED AND COURTHOUSE OFFICIALS
Clerk of Orphan's Court/Clerk of Courts: Mary Jo Depreta (724) 662-7548
Commissioners: Timothy M. McGonigle
Scott Boyd
Matt McConnell
(724) 662-7531
(724) 662-7533
(724) 662-7532
Controller: Stephen Sherman II (724) 662-7507 ext. 2504
Coroner: John A. Libonati  
County Jail: Erna Craig, Warden (724) 662-2700 ext.2338
Court Administrator: Bo McCleary
Frances Rice
(724) 662-7527 ext. 2516
(724) 662-7527, ext, 2517
District Attorney: Peter C. Acker (724) 662-7587 ext.2287
Prothonotary: Ruth Bice (724) 662-7561
Public Defender: Dana Flick (724) 662-7628 ext. 2528
Recorder of Deeds: Dee Dee Zickar (724) 662-7573 ext. 2274
Register of Wills: Mary Jo Depreta (724) 662-7548
Sheriff: Bruce Rosa (724) 662-6135
Solicitors: William J. Madden 342-1300
Treasurer: Amber White (724) 662-7508


OTHER LAW INFORMATION
Legal Services Office: Northwestern Legal Services
1031 Roemer Blvd
Farrell, PA 16121
346-6112
Pro Bono Contact: Mercer County Lawyer Referral Service
Mercer County Bar Association
PO Box 1302
Hermitage, PA 16148
342-3111
County Bar Association Office: PO Box 1302
Hermitage, PA 16148
342-3111
Lawyer Referral Service: PO Box 1302
Hermitage, PA 16148
342-3111
Notice to Defend:

(Office to be listed on notice, per local rule of court)
Mercer County Lawyer Referral Service
c/o Mercer County Bar Association
PO Box 1302
Hermitage, PA 16148
342-3111
County Prison/Jail: 55 Thompson Road
Mercer, PA 16137
(724) 662-2700
County Legal Journal: Douglas M. Watson, Esq, Editor in Chief
Mercer County Law Journal - Business Office
PO Box 1302
Hermitage, PA 16148
342-3111
Daily Newspaper of General Circulation: The Herald
52 South Dock Street
PO Box 51
Sharon, PA 16146
981-6100

The Record Argus
10 Penn Avenue
PO Box 711
Greenville, PA 16125
588-5000