39th Judicial District Court of Common Pleas (Franklin and Fulton Counties)

The Courts of Common Pleas are the trial courts of Pennsylvania. Major civil and criminal cases are heard in these courts. Judges also decide cases involving adoption, divorce, child custody, abuse, juvenile delinquency, estates, guardianships, charitable organizations and many other matters. Judges of the Common Pleas courts are elected to 10-year terms. A president judge and a court administrator serve in each judicial district.

Mark Singer

39th Judicial District Court Administrator

Mark Singer

39th Judicial District Court Administrator

Phone: 717-261-3848

Leslie Bryant

Admin Assistant II

Aimee Hutchison

Deputy Court Administrator

Angela Peterson

Admin Assistant I

Angela Stoner

Deputy Court Administrator

Our Services

Court Calendaring and Caseflow Management
Control of the Daily Court Schedule
Supervise Certain Court Programs
Budget and Personnel Management for the Courts
Jury Management
Supervision of District Judges
Central Criminal Court

Court's Closure and Delay Statement

Unless otherwise stated or instructed… in the event of inclement weather or other emergency situations, the 39th Judicial District Court of Common Pleas (Franklin and Fulton Counties), the Court and all Court Departments will follow the County’s decision regarding closure, delayed start time, or early dismissal. In the event of a delayed start, all Court proceedings will begin promptly at the time of the buildings being reopened. Also, in the event of a delayed start, the Court will begin by calling the first case that had been scheduled for that day, followed by adjusted start times for all other proceedings

Public Parking for the Courthouse

For information on parking, click here. Parking lots located furthest away from the Franklin County Courthouse, as shown on the Public Parking Map, are an estimated 8-10 minute walk.

Cell Phone/Electronic Devices

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14 N. Main St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Fax (717) 261-3854

Business Hours:
M - F, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Excluding county holidays

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