Lakewood Municipal Court - Fee Schedules


CIVIL DIVISION COSTS AND FEES - PAGE 3 (effective July 1, 2011)


Description Total Court Costs Municipal Fund Legal Aid Fund
Satisfaction of Docket   $5.00  
Sheriff's Service (outside Cuyahoga County) designated fee per jurisdication
Small Claims Complaint $36.00 $25.00 $11.00
- each additional defendant   $10.00  
Small Claims Transfer to Civil Docket $40.00 $25.00 $15.00
Subpoena $5.00 + Witness Fee
- Witness = $6.00 1/2 day; $12.00 all day. Mileage additional)      
Transfer from another Court (Change of Venue) (no judgment) $85.00 $59.00 $26.00
Transfer to Court of Common Pleas   $25.00  
- Plus $100.00 check payable to Common Pleas      
Transfer to Another Court (Change of Venue)   $25.00  
Trusteeship Filing Fee $15.00 + 2% on all administrative distributions
Writ of Restitution   $20.00