Hocking Common Pleas Court

We have a proven track record of success in handling over 15,000 criminal cases and are consistently awarded as one of Ohio’s top criminal defense firms. We are highly experienced Hocking Common Pleas Court lawyers in Columbus, OH and all of central Ohio. Experience matters when dealing with criminal charges in Hocking County, which prosecutors and judges handle differently on a case-by-case basis. We know what to expect and what to do to get the best result possible.

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Hocking Common Pleas Court

Every county in Ohio has a Common Pleas Court which has one or more judges. The Common Pleas Court oversees cases involving matters such as personal injury, real estate, marital conflicts, and breach of contract. It also has jurisdiction to oversee all criminal felony cases.

If you have been arrested for a felony charge in Hocking County, retaining skilled legal counsel should be one of your top priorities. Thankfully, Joslyn Law Firm has extensive knowledge of the Hocking Common Pleas Court and can protect your rights.

Hocking County Common Pleas Court Attorney

If you or someone you know is facing criminal prosecution in the Hocking Common Pleas Court, then contact a lawyer as soon as possible. Our criminal defense attorneys have years of experience defending clients charged with all types of criminal offenses in Ohio. We can advocate aggressively on your behalf so you can obtain the best outcome possible.

Joslyn Law Firm accepts clients in Hocking County, OH, and nearby areas including Lancaster, Chillicothe, Athens, Circleville, Zanesville, Gahanna, Grove City, Bexley, Whitehall, and Columbus. Call (614) 444-1900 to schedule a consultation and see how we can serve you.

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Areas Near Hocking County, OH

The Ohio criminal defense attorneys at Joslyn Law Firm serve clients charged with criminal offenses in Hocking County, OH and nearby cities including:

  • Lancaster
  • Athens
  • Chillicothe
  • Pataskala
  • Circleville
  • Zanesville
  • Blacklick Estates
  • Bexley
  • Gahanna
  • Grove City

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Common Criminal Offenses in Hocking County

Some of the most common criminal offenses that people are arrested for in Hocking County include, but are not limited to:

  • Violations of Probation
  • Domestic Violence Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
  • Marijuana Offenses
  • Hocking County DUI
  • Violent Crimes
  • Weapons Charges
  • Theft Crimes
  • Property Crimes
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Criminal Record Sealing

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Traffic Offenses in Hocking County, OH

Joslyn Law Firm represents clients charged with the following traffic offenses in Ohio:

  • Following too closely
  • Driving with headphones
  • Violating a registration, tag, sticker, or title ordinance
  • Violating a one-way traffic directive
  • Failing to stop at a stop sign or red light
  • Passing a stopped school bus
  • Making illegal turns
  • Drag racing
  • Crossing a yellow line
  • Failing to yield to pedestrians
  • Crossing a divided highway
  • Obstructing an intersection
  • Failing to yield the right-of-way
  • Violating an equipment ordinance (headlights, taillights, license plate lights, etc.)
  • Driving with an obstructed view
  • Passing improperly
  • Speeding

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Hocking County Court Resources

Hocking County Common Pleas Court – Follow the link provided to visit the Hocking County Common Pleas Court website. You can view a calendar with important dates, rules of the court, and more.

Hocking County Common Pleas Court
1 East Main Street
Logan, Ohio 43138
(740) 385-4027

Hocking County Clerk of Courts – Sharon Edwards is the current clerk for the Hocking County Clerk of Courts. Click the link to access their website.

Hocking County Clerk of Courts
1 E Main St #304
Logan, OH 43138
Phone: (740) 385-2616

Hocking County Municipal Court – Follow the link provided to access the Hocking County Municipal Court website and see the court schedule.

Hocking County Municipal Court
105 West Hunter Street,
P.O. Box 950, Logan Ohio 43138
Phone: (740)385-2250

Ohio Supreme Court – Visit the official website for the Ohio Supreme Court to view important announcements, Ohio laws, and rules of the court,

Ohio Supreme Court
65 South Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215-3431
Phone: (614) 387-9000

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Hocking County Law Enforcement Resources

Hocking County Sheriff – Lanny E. North serves as the current sheriff for Hocking County, Ohio. Follow the link to access their official website.

Hocking County Sheriff
25 E 2nd St
Logan, OH 43138
Phone: (740) 385-2131

Logan Police Department – Jerry Mellinger serves as the current chief of the Logan Police Department. Follow the link provided to visit the current website.

Logan Police Department
50 S Mulberry St,
Logan, OH 43138
Phone: (740) 385-6866

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Hocking County Common Pleas Court Location and Hours

The Hocking County Common Pleas Court is located at 1 E Main St #305, Logan OH 43138. The court is open from 8:30 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. For more information, please visit:

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Additional Resources

Ohio Laws – Visit the official website for the Ohio Revised Code to view penalties for crimes such as homicide, assault, arson, robbery, burglary, trespass, and more.

Hocking County, Ohio – Access the Hocking County, Ohio website to see elected officials and current news.

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Hocking County Common Pleas Court Attorney | Logan, OH

If you or a loved one reside in Hocking County, Joslyn Law Firm can serve you for any matter at the Hocking Common Pleas Court. Our attorneys understand how stressful going to court can be. We are well versed in the local rules of the court and have good relationships with the judges. Allow us to help you through the criminal court process.

Joslyn Law Firm serves people throughout the State of Ohio including Hocking County, OH, Pataskala, Zanesville, Newark, Bexley, Whitehall, Grove City, Columbus, Circleville and Chillicothe. Call (614) 444-1900 to schedule your first consultation, for free.

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