Athens County Government 

Clerk of Courts

Athens County Clerk of Courts - Fees

Ann C. Trout

Phone: 740.592.3242
Fax: 740.592.3282
1 S. Court Street, 4th Floor; Athens, OH 45701


    Civil
  • Complaint: $151.00
  • Counterclaim/Crossclaim: $151.00
  • Foreclosure Complaint: $401.00
  • Foreclosure Counterclaim/Crossclaim: $401.00
  • Jury Demand: $900.00
  • Replevin: $151.00
  • Filing a Foreign Judgment: $151.00
  • Prepare Certificate of Judgment: $5.00
  • Record Certificate of Judgment: $30.00
  • Release of Judgment Lien: $10.00
  • Writ of Possession: $75.00
  • Execution: $75.00
  • Garnishment - Bank: $75.00
  • Garnishment - Payroll: $75.00
    Domestic
  • Divorce/Dissolution: $225.00
  • Counterclaim/Crossclaim: $225.00
  • Re-open case: $75.00
    Criminal
  • Expungement: $50.00
  • Sealed: $25.00
    General
  • 4th District Court of Appeals-Notice of Appeal: $85.00
  • Copying charges: $0.05 per page
  • Certification: $1.00 per document
  • Exemplification: $3.00 per document
  • Certificate of Official Character: $1.00
  • Copy of the Local Court Rules: $5.00
  • Witness Fees: $6.00 half day - $12.00 full day
  • Mileage: $0.555 per mile (outside the City of Athens) (current IRS Rate)
    Notary Fees
  • Notary New $40.00
  • Notary Renew $35.00