Mercer County Magistrate Court

Mercer County Courthouse, 1501 West Main Street, Princeton, WV 24740
Mercer County

Court System Type:

Small claims ($0-$5,000) cases., Mental Health cases., Emergency civil protection/ restraining orders., Misdemeanor preliminary hearings., Juvenile cases., Traffic infractions.


Contact Information:

Phone Number: 304-425-7799
Fax: 304-425-8063

County Clerk and Other Info:

Judge or Clerk: Harold Buckner, Michael D. Flanigan, Charles N. Poe, Richard "Rick" Fowler, Roy Compton

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  • What are the exemptions? Depending on local laws and specific court policies, exemptions MAY include persons over age 70, and those having recently served on a jury (usually within 1-3 years depending on county policy). In the state of West Virginia, there are possible exemptions for attorneys, sole proprietors, and may include some government positions and occupations. If any of these apply to you, contact the court to verify they observe the exemption.
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Nearby Courts:

Ninth Judicial Circuit Court Mercer County Courthouse
1501 West Main Street
0.0 mile away

Twelfth Family Court Circuit Mercer County Courthouse
1501 West Main Street
0.0 mile away

Mercer County Teen Court
1505 Princeton Avenue
0.0 mile away

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