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Dayton Courthouses

Last updated: December 6, 2013

The Ohio court system is divided into two levels -- the big-time Common Pleas Court and the small-time Municipal Courts. Common Pleas Court handles felonies and civil lawsuits worth more than $15,000, while Municipal Courts handle misdemeanors, traffic cases, smaller lawsuits and small claims court. Furthermore, the Common Pleas Court is split into specialized divisions for particular types of crimes.

Knowing which court is proper for your case is essential to victory, so FindLaw has prepared this guide to Dayton courthouses.