Fitchburg is the third largest city in Worcester County, as well as the home of the Fitchburg State University and the historic Rollstone Boulder. If you are a Fitchburg resident with court business, below you will find a list of courthouses in Fitchburg, Leominster and Worcester. The Fitchburg District Court handles a broad range of legal matters, including small claims, civil cases with a likelihood of less than $25,000 recovery, all violations of town ordinances, misdemeanors and felonies punishable by a sentence of five years or less. For more serious legal matters arising in or near Fitchburg, such as complex civil cases or serious criminal cases, you will head to the Worcester Superior Court. Also in Worcester, the Donohue Federal Building handles legal issues and cases that require a federal court, such as filing for bankruptcy. For questions about self-representation, court rules and more, visit the online self-help center for the Massachusetts court system.