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 2021 Sheriff's Sale Dates
October 23, 2020 January 11, 2021
December 18, 2020 March 8, 2021
February 19, 2021 May 10, 2021
April 23, 2021 July 12, 2021
June 25, 2021 September 13, 2021
August 20, 2021 November 8, 2021


COURTHOUSE HOLIDAYS
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year's Day
Monday, January 18, 2021 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 15, 2021 President's Day
Friday, April 2, 2021 Good Friday
Monday, May 31, 2021 Memorial Day (observed)
Monday, July 5, 2021 Independence Day
Monday, September 6, 2021 Labor Day
Monday, October 11, 2021 Columbus Day (observed)
Tuesday, November 11, 2021 Veteran's Day (observed)
Thursday, November 25, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 26, 2021 Day After Thanksgiving
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Day (observed)
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Day (observed)


ORPHAN COURT - Final Accounts
Last Day for Filing Confirmation Affirmation Courtroom
November 30, 2020 January 4, 2021 January 25, 2021 Courtroom 4
January 25, 2021 March 1, 2021 March 22, 2021 Courtroom 1
March 29, 2021 May 1, 2021 May 24, 2021 Courtroom 2
June 1, 2021 * July 6, 2021 * July 26, 2021 Courtroom 3
July 26, 2021 September 7, 2021 * September 27, 2021 Courtroom 4
September 27, 2021 November 1, 2021 November 22, 2021 Courtroom 1
November 29, 2021 January 3, 2022 January 24, 2022 Courtroom 2
* 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: Thomas Amundsen (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