Office of Court Services


Office of Court Services
Supreme Court of Ohio
65 South Front St., 6th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3431

Phone: 614.387.9400
Fax: 614.387.9409

Stephanie Graubner Nelson, Esq.

Case Management Manager:
Tasha R. Ruth, Esq.

Dispute Resolution Manager:
Catherine Geyer, Esq.

Specialized Dockets Manager:
Monica D. Kagey, MBA, LSW

Languages Services Manager:
Bruno G. Romero

Domestic Violance Program Counsel:
Diana Ramos-Reardon, Esq.

Statistics Analyst:
Brian C. Farrington

Statistics Analyst:
Nikole Hotchkiss

Program Assistant:
Sheila Lovell

The Office of Court Services supports trial and appellate courts in the administration of justice. The Office oversees several sections and programs which provide traditional and innovative services in response to and with respect for the needs of the courts and the public. Advisory committees and commissions and trainings are offered through each of the sections and programs for court professionals and justice system partners. To find out more about each section or program, the trainings offered, or registration information click the links below.

Case Management Section

Children & Families Section

Dispute Resolution Section

Domestic Violence Program

Language Services Program

Specialized Dockets Section


Roundtables are another resource offered for court personnel to come together and discuss ideas and common concerns facilitated by Supreme Court staff. Agenda items are solicited from participants and discussion based, peer focused, and an open forum. All roundtable meetings are held at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center in Columbus, unless otherwise indicated. Registration is required for the roundtables through the online program OhioCourtEDU. Please see the link below for the schedule and registration information.

Roundtable Schedule and Registration Information

Additional Resources

Supreme Court of Ohio Travel Expense Report


Juvenile Court Trauma-Informed Practices Bench Card (February 2017)
Juvenile Human Trafficking, Ohio Laws & Safe Harbor Response Bench Card (February 2017)
Dependency Docket Bench Cards (2105)

Probate Benchcards

Language Services
Telephonic Interpretation Benchcard
Court Interpreter Bench Notes
Working with Foreign Language Interpreters in the Courtroom: A Benchcard for Judges


Domestic and Juvenile
Domestic Relations and Juvenile Forms
Domestic Violence Protection Order Forms
Juvenile Civil Protection Order Forms
Stalking and Sexually Oriented Offenses Protection Order Forms
Mayor's Court
Mayor's Court Annual Registration Form
Mayor's Court Information Update Form
Independent Contractor Agreement Form
Mediation Case Management Data & Quality Assessment Information Form
Criminal Misdemeanor Screening Form
Language Services
Translated Forms
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