Clerk of the Circuit Court
|Cass County Clerk
|Phone: (574) 753-7740
Fax: (574) 722-1556
|Location||Cass County Government Building Annex
Room 407 • 200 Court Park
Logansport, IN 46947
|Hours||Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
NO PERSONAL CHECKS ALLOWED . Certified checks, Cashier's check, Credit Cards and Cash are accepted.
In Indiana the State Constitution creates the office of “clerk of the circuit court”. Indiana Statutory law provides for the election of clerk of the circuit court in each county of the state. The term of office is fixed at four years and no person is eligible to serve as clerk more than eight years in any period of twelve.
The clerk of the circuit court has charge of the clerical part of the courts' business and serves as the chief financial officer for all revenues collected on behalf of the court. The clerk is custodian of the court’s record and seal, issues process, accepts filings of commencement of actions in litigation, enters judgments and orders of the court, receives money, makes certified copies of record, issues many miscellaneous licenses and licenses to practice various professions, and must keep a record of all wills and matters of trust in probate proceedings. In general, the clerk is required to perform all official duties imposed by statute or by lawful authority of the court. The clerk has no judicial authority.
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Effective May 22, 2017, accepting Credit Card Payments *not for child support payments
Notice: Starting May 3, 2017, E-Notification - all notices will be emailed providing we have the correct email address.
Effective January 1, 2016, NO PASSPORTS APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 3:30 PM
NOTICE: Starting May 5, 2017 Mandatory e-filing for Case Initiation of Attorney's. E-filing schedule can be found at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/4273.htm
Now available E-FILING! As of September 16, 2016, mandatory subsequent filings MUST be done by all attorneys.
Effective July 1, 2017 and amended IC 33-37-5-15 for the Service of Process Fee. The Clerk shall collect a process fee of $28.00 per case for Sheriff service. The clerk will collect an additional service of process fee of $28.00 for any post judgement service. Fees need to be paid in the Clerk's Office. The Sheriff Department request that you send them 2 copies of everything and 1 copy of the front of complaint or summons.
CASS COUNTY LOCAL COURT RULES (effective 1/1/17)
Notice of Proposed Amendment of Local Rule for a Caseload Allocation Plan