ALLEGANY COUNTY, MARYLAND

JUDICIAL BRANCH


[color photograph of Allegany County Courthouse]

Circuit Court

District Court

Orphans' Court

Allegany County Courthouse, Washington St., Cumberland, Maryland, May 2000. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


CIRCUIT COURT

Appointed by Governor &/or elected by Voters to 15-year terms (2 Judges):
J. Frederick Sharer, County Administrative Judge (chosen by Circuit Administrative Judge), 2013

Gary G. Leasure, Associate Judge, 2014

P. O. Box 1731
Courthouse
30 Washington St.
Cumberland, MD 21502 - 1731
(301) 777-5929


[color photograph of Allegany County Courthouse] CIVIL DIVISION
Harold Burgess, Clerk (301) 777-5923

CRIMINAL DIVISION
Wayne George, Clerk (301) 777-5922

JUVENILE DIVISION
Mary Sue Sivic, Clerk (301) 777-5922

LAND RECORDS DIVISION
Patricia Leake, Clerk (301) 777-5924

LICENSING DIVISION
Summer Nichol, Clerk (301) 777-5922

TRUST DIVISION
Margaret Carter, Clerk (301) 777-5923 Allegany County Courthouse, Cumberland, Maryland, May 2000. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


DISTRICT COURT

Appointed by Governor with Senate consent to 10-year terms (2 Judges):
Paul J. Stakem, District Administrative Judge (chosen by Chief Judge, District Court of Maryland, with approval of Chief Judge, Court of Appeals), 2001

W. Timothy Finan, Associate Judge, 2007

3 Pershing St.
Cumberland, MD 21502 - 3401
(301) 777-2105


[color photograph of Allegany County Courthouse tower]

ORPHANS' COURT

Elected by Voters to 4-year terms:
Joseph D. Madden (D), Chief Judge (chosen by Governor), 2002
Billie J. Gilpin (R), Judge, 2002
Donna F. May (R), Judge, 2002

Courthouse
30 Washington St.
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-3760
fax: (301) 724-1249


Allegany County Courthouse tower, Cumberland, Maryland, May 2000. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.

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