Lorain County Jury Duty

Lorain County Justice Center
225 Court Street, First Floor
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Phone: (440) 328-2240/2241
Fax: (440) 328-2242

Guidelines for Jury Duty

Please read this entire guide before calling with any questions. Jury Commissioners are available to answer questions between the hours of 10 AM – 2 PM. Be advised that we receive a high volume of calls, so your patience is appreciated.


What should I do if I have been summoned for jury duty?

What should I bring with me?

Where should I park?

What will my jury service involve?

Do I get paid for my jury service?

What should I wear?

Can I postpone my jury service to a later time?

Are there any exemptions from jury service?