Office of the Circuit Clerk

Joan M. Gilmer, Circuit Clerk

Patrick Horgan, Legal Counsel to the Circuit Clerk

Frequently Asked Questions

Circuit Clerk Frequently Called Numbers

Department: Office Hours:Telephone Number: Information:
General Information314-615-8029
Circuit Clerk'sMonday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Human ResourcesMonday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 314-615-8087
Orders of ProtectionMonday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.314-615-8086 or
The Adult Abuse Office does not accept any filings for orders
of protection after 4:00p.m. during the week.
Small ClaimsMonday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.314-615-8091The Small Claims Division handles Small Claims cases of $5,000.00 or less, with or without an attorney.
St. Louis County Circuit Court Closures:314-615-7777
Circuit Civil, Equity & Domestic Relations Fax314-615-8739