Links of Local Interest

Links to Local Rules of Court

  • Dayton Municipal Court
  • Montgomery County, Court of Common Pleas/General Division
  • Montgomery County, Court of Common Pleas/Domestic Relations
  • Montgomery County, Court of Common Pleas/Probate Division
  • Second District Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • Chapter 13 Trustee Website (with selected forms)
  • US District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • Vandalia Municipal Court
  • Greene County Common Pleas Court
  • Greene County Common Pleas Court/Domestic Relations Division
  • Greene County Common Pleas Court/Probate Division
  • Ohio Court (Court links to county, municipal, and appellate courts, local rules, and forms)
  • Links to Ohio Information

  • State of Ohio
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Supreme Court of Ohio - Reporter of Decisions (Includes Ohio Supreme Court & Ohio Appellate Court Opinions).
  • Ohio Revised Code/Ohio Administrative Code (Lawriter LLC).
  • Ohio General Assembly
  • Ohio Legislative Service Commission
  • Ohio Attorney General
  • Auditor of State of Ohio
  • Ohio Secretary of State
  • Ohio Department of Taxation
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Miscellaneous Local Links

  • WHERE DO I FIND IT? (Links and Contact Information for Local Courts, Goverment Offices and Agencies).
  • Frequently Asked Questions prepared by the Cleveland Law Library Association
  • Dayton Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Clerk of Courts (Includes Public Information & FAQs)
  • Montgomery County Clerk of Courts - Public Records Online
  • Montgomery County, Ohio
  • City of Dayton
  • Dayton Metro Library
  • Greene County Public Library
  • Directory of Ohio County Law Libraries
  • Statehouse News Bureau
  • Highlights

    Upcoming Holiday Closings:

    Closed January 20, 2014 -  Martin Luther King Day

    Closed February 17, 2014 -Presidents' Day

    The Supreme Court of Ohio published Writing Manual, Second Edition, effective July 1, 2013. A Print copy is available in the Law Library.  Link to the Writing Manual can also be accessed here:

    Recent Advisory Opinion Regarding Use of Judicial Titles By Former Judges was decided June 6, 2013 by Ohio Supreme Court's Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline  Opinion No. 2013-3.

    "11 Great Social Media Videos for Litigators and Litigation Support"

    Social Media Article, "5 Questions To Ask Before Axing Workers For Facebook Posts",  print copies of this article available at the front desk.

    Amended Substitute Senate Bill Number 337, regarding juveniles, child support suspensions on driver's license, and time served for inmates.



    The Board of Commissioners on Grievance and Discipline of the Supreme Court of Ohio issued Advisory Opinions 2012-1 and 2012-2 on June 8, 2012.   

    Opinion 2012-1 is titled "Surreptitious (Secret) Recording by Lawyers."

    Opinion 2012-2 is titled "Identification of Nonlawyers on Law Firm Letterhead, Websites, and Business Cards."

    A complete searchable collection of the Board's advisory opinions, a subject index, and an advisory opinion status list are available at .

    Ohio Driver's License Reinstatement Handbook (2nd Edition - Revised 1/01/2012)

    Full Text of HB 267, "Revised Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act"

    Analysis of HB 267  

    Senate Bill 117, "Uniform Power of Attorney Act", Effective March 22, 2012

    Analysis of Senate Bill 117 by the Legislative Service Commission 

    Online at

    You will find:

    The Supreme Court of Ohio

    Writing Manual: A Guide to Citations, Style, and Judicial Opinion Writing.

    Effective January 1, 2012

    Ohio Sentencing Reform Bill
    Reference & Research Citations

    Link to full text of HB 86: