Courts

In our continuing efforts to enhance public access and information, we are proud to present this new website as an electronic gateway to the Court. It is the hope of the Court that this will facilitate the access to justice.

Amy Mears DeMatt, District Court Administrator
  1. Criminal
  2. Civil
  3. Family
  4. Orphans'
Criminal Court Judges:
  • R D Hathaway, President Judge
  • C A Feliciani, Judge
  • M Bilik-DeFazio, Judge
  • T A Krieger, Judge
View more information on Criminal Court 
  1. Westmoreland County court therapy dogs and their volunteer handlers

    Westmoreland welcomes therapy dogs to courthouse

    The wagging tails and patient, friendly demeanor of therapy dogs will greet children who may be nervous about a family court hearing. Read on...
  2. JANUARY 2019 CIVIL TRIAL LISTS PUBLISHED

    The January 2019 civil jury trial lists are available on the County website under the Civil Court division.
  3. JANUARY 2019 ARBITRATION LIST PUBLISHED

    The January 2019 civil arbitration list is available on the county website under the Civil Court area.
  4. CIVIL AND ORPHANS' CASE ASSIGNMENTS

    Please be advised of the temporary changes regarding civil and orphans court case assignments that are effective. Read on...
  5. JUDGE SCHERER'S MOTIONS COURT CANCELLED

    Judge Chris Scherer will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, December 28, 2018. Counsel should make arrangements to present motions on a prior or subsequent Friday.
  6. CIVIL ARBITRATION LIST FOR DECEMBER 2018

    The Arbitration list for December 2018 has been posted on the Westmoreland County website, under the Civil Court Division.
  7. Did You Know? Information for Veterans and Friends of Veterans

    Westmoreland County and Westmoreland County Courts would like to remind those who have served, as well as friends, family and attorneys who represent those who have served, that we have resources available to you. Read on...
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