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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Judge Smail March 29, 2024 Motions

The Honorable Harry F. Smail, Jr. will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, March 29, 2024. Motions will instead by heard on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 9 a.m.

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Reassignment of Civil Cases

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Please be advised that the Honorable Rita Donovan Hathaway has retired, effective December 31, 2023.  All civil cases previously assigned to Judge Hathaway are being reassigned.  Please check the docket to verify the new judicial assignm...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

March 2024 Arbitration List

The Westmoreland County March 2024 Arbitration List is now available.

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

License Suspension Forms

The new license suspension forms for Westmoreland County are now available on the website.

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

Civil March 2024 Trial Lists

The March 2024 Civil Trial Lists for both Judge Chris Scherer and Judge Harry Smail, Jr. are now available.

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Judge Scherer February 23 Motions

The Honorable Chris Scherer will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, February 23, 2024. Counsel should contact Chambers at 724-853-2201 for additional motions dates.

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

February 2024 Arbitration List

The Westmoreland County February 2024 Arbitration List is now available on the county website.

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

2024 County Court Calendar

The 2024 Westmoreland County Court Calendars have been printed and are available at the Civil/Orphans' Court Administration Office, Office M10, on the Mezzanine Floor of the Westmoreland County Courthouse.

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Custody Hearing Officer

The Westmoreland County Courts are looking for a new Custody Hearing Officer to handle custody conciliation conferences and be crossed trained for Juvenile, Dependency, and Divorce All Counts Conferences. Starting salary is $58,420.04/yr.

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Posted on: May 5, 2023

Scam Alert

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A new scam call is going around where the caller identifies himself as a Deputy Sheriff.  In some instances, they are using actual names of Deputies.  They also have an app that has the caller ID display the main number to our office (72...

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Posted on: February 6, 2023

Certificate of Readiness for Arbitration

In Westmoreland County a copy of the Certificate of Readiness for Arbitration must be served on the Civil Court Administrator. The Certificate of Readiness for Arbitration Form has been modified with this change and is available on the County Website.

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