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Jackson Circuit Court

The following cases are handled by the Jackson County Circuit Court:
  • All criminal felony cases, including Murder, Class A, Class B, Class C, and Class D
  • Civil cases, including Estates, Guardianships, Trusts, Adoptions, and Mental Health
The following civil cases are filed in the clerk's office at the courthouse and divided between the Circuit Court and the Superior Court I:
  • Civil Collection
  • Civil Plenary
  • Civil Tort
  • Miscellaneous Civil
  • Mortgage Foreclosure


Richard W. Poynter
Presiding Judge

111 S. Main St.
P.O. Box 315
Brownstown, IN  47220
Ph: (812) 358-6133

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm