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Welcome to Columbia County Clerk of Courts

Our Committment To You
As your Clerk of the Circuit Court, I am pleased to provide you with this web site for accessing information
about the services and functions of this office. We are deeply committed to protecting the public records
and serving you. I encourage you to explore our web site and familiarize yourself with this office.
We welcome your e-mail, recommendations and suggestions on ways to improve our services to you.
We pledge to continue our efforts to provide you with the most efficient, cost effective services possible.

Best Regards,
P. DeWitt Cason


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NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC: Recently, there has been a nationwide identity theft scam involving callers pretending to be jury personnel attempting to gain personal information. For more information about this scam, please read this document.


Columbia County is now accepting e-filed documents from members of the bar in all divisions (Criminal, Circuit Civil, County Civil, Small Claims, Probate, Family, and Juvenile).

Attorneys can now access cases they are assigned to by going to the Attorney CCIS website. First, attorneys will need to by fill out this form to obtain access.

Please return all Completed CCIS forms to:
Columbia County Clerk of Court
Attn: L. Schofield
173 NE. Hernando Ave.
Lake City, Fl. 32055

Efiling mandatory for attorneys as of April 1, 2013

We will not accept paper filings after May 15, 2013 in the affected divisions (Circuit Civil, County Civil, Small Claims, Probate, Family and Juvenile).  EXCEPTIONS: Summonses, orders, defaults and similar filings that require a signature or distribution of copies must be filed by mail or in person.  If you have questions, you can look at informational and training videos here. To file, click here.  
We are open Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM.

Columbia County Clerk of Courts is located at 173 NE Hernando Avenue,  Lake City FL. 32055

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