lengthy waits for
expense and collection
court airing of disputes.
magistrates of the small claims division
handle a variety of cases. They
small claims, rent deposits,
garnishments, replevins, revivor and second cause hearings.
This office is staffed by three
part-time magistrates and two
full-time support staff.
The mediators utilized by this
unpaid volunteers that include students
of Akron Law School and members of the
alternative for litigants to resolve their disputes through a process of
mediation. The mediators role is as a facilitator
communication not as a judge
right or wrong.
monetary limit on small claims cases is $3,000.00.
sessions are held every Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm.
Small Claims Coordinator
at (330) 375-2386
or fax (330)375-2017
University of Akron Law School provides the
student mediators utilized by the court.
The University of Akron was founded in 1870.
Today it has a student population of over 24,500.