Courts, Rules and Laws

Local

Allegheny County Department of Court Records, Civil Division 
City-County Building
414 Grant Street, First Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2469
Phone: (412) 350-4200
Fax: (412) 350-5260
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Website: www.alleghenycounty.us/court-records/civil/index.aspx

Fifth Judiciary District (Allegheny County) 
Administrative Offices
300 Frick Building
437 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-5410
Website: www.alleghenycourts.us

Civil Division

City-County Building
414 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-5417

Criminal Division
Allegheny County Courthouse
436 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-5525

Orphans’ Division
1700 Frick Building
437 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-5550

Family Division – Adult Section
Family Law Center
440 Ross Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-5600

Family Division – Juvenile Section
Family Law Center
550 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-0200

Beaver County Court of Common Pleas
810 Third Street
Beaver, PA 15009
Phone: 724-770-4700
Website: http://www.beavercountypa.gov/Depts/Courts/Pages/default.aspx
Beaver County Local Rules of Civil Procedure

Beaver County Law Library Pro Se Center – includes information on the Pro Se Center, forms, local rules, and legal research

Butler County Prothonotary
124 West Diamond Street
Butler, PA 16001
Phone: 724-285-4731
TDD: 724-284-5473
Website: www.co.butler.pa.us/Prothonotary
Butler County Local Court Forms

Cambria County Prothonotary
200 South Center Street
Ebensburg, PA 15931
(814) 472-5440
Website: www.cambriacountypa.gov/prothonotary-office.aspx

Fayette County Prothonotary
61 East Main Street
Uniontown, PA 15401
Website: www.co.fayette.pa.us/prothonotary/Pages/default.aspx

Greene County Prothonotary
First Floor, Greene County Courthouse
Waynesburg, PA 15370
Phone: 724-852-5288 or 5289
Fax: 724-852-5353
Website: www.co.greene.pa.us/secured/gc2/depts/lo/proth/proth.htm

Indiana County Court of Common Pleas
825 Philadelphia Street
Indiana, PA 15701
Phone: 724-465-3855
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday 
Website: http://www.countyofindiana.org/Depts/Courts/Pages/default.aspx
Indiana County Local Rules of Civil Procedure

Lawrence County Courts
430 Court Street
New Castle, PA 16101
Phone: 724-658-2541
Website: www.co.lawrence.pa.us/courts/

Washington County Court of Common Pleas 
1 South Main Street
Washington County Courthouse
Washington, PA 15301
Phone: 724-228-6797
Website: www.washingtoncourts.us/pages/home.aspx
Washington County Local Rules and Forms

Local Court Rules – centralized access to local court rules across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


State

Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts – centralized website for Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System. Includes court information, forms and access to the Web Portal for court E-services including docket sheets for all court levels.
Website: www.pacourts.us

PA Bulletin Online – online version of the Commonwealth’s official gazette for information and rulemaking.
Website: www.pabulletin.com

PA Code Online – online version of the Commonwealth’s official publication of rules and regulations.
Website: www.pacode.com


Federal

United State Supreme Court
1 First Street, N.E.
Washington, DC 20543
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Website: www.supremecourt.gov

Third Judicial Circuit Court of Appeals
Office of the Clerk
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
21400 U.S. Courthouse
601 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1790
Phone: 215-597-2995
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Website: www.ca3.uscourts.gov

Western District of Pennsylvania Federal Court
Pittsburgh Division
829 U. S. Courthouse
7th and Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA. 15219

Erie Division
17 South Park Row
Erie, PA 16501

Johnstown Division
208 Penn Traffice Building
319 Washington Street
Johnstown, PA 15901

Website: www.pawd.uscourts.gov
Self-Help Document Preparation Program – assists in filling out private pro se complaints; writs of habeas corpus by a persons in custody; motions to vacate, set aside or correct sentences by person in federal custody; writs of habeas corpus; and prisoner pro se complaints
Pro Se Package – A Simple Guide to Filing a Civil Action provided by the US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Western District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Court
Main Office
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
5414 U.S. Steel  Tower
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-644-2700
Fax: 412-644-6512
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Erie Office
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
U.S. Courthouse, Room B160
17 South Park Row
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-464-9740
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Johnstown Office
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Penn Traffic Building
319 Washington Street
Johnstown, PA 15901
(814) 533-4246

Website: www.pawb.uscourts.gov