KENT COUNTY, MARYLAND

JUDICIAL BRANCH


[photo, Kent County Courthouse, 103 Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland]

Circuit Court

District Court

Orphans' Court

Kent County Courthouse, 103 Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland, October 2006. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


CIRCUIT COURT

Appointed by Governor &/or elected by Voters to 15-year term (1 Judge):
Harris P. Murphy, County Administrative Judge (chosen by Chief Judge, Court of Appeals), 2033

Kent County George B. Rasin, Jr. Courthouse, 103 North Cross St., Chestertown, MD 21620 - 1511
(410) 778-7460; 1-800-989-2520 (toll free)
e-mail: kentcc@courts.state.md.us


[photo, Kent County Courthouse, 103 North Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland]

DISTRICT COURT

Appointed by Governor with Senate consent to 10-year term (1 Judge):
John E. Nunn III, Associate Judge, 2029

Kent County George B. Rasin, Jr. Courthouse, 2nd floor, 103 North Cross St., Chestertown, MD 21620
(410) 810-3360; 1-800-941-3347 (toll free); tty: 1-800-735-2258
web: www.mdcourts.gov/district/directories/courtmap.html#KENT

Kent County Courthouse, 103 Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland, October 2006. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.



ORPHANS' COURT

[photo, Kent County Courthouse, 103 Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland] Elected by Voters to 4-year terms:
Elroy G. Boyer, Jr. (D), Chief Judge (chosen by Governor), 2022
Elizabeth (Betty) Carroll (R), Judge, 2022
Susan W. Pritchett (R),* Judge, 2022
*(appointed April 20, 2021, to replace Amy L. Nickerson, who was removed from office March 26, 2021)

Kent County George B. Rasin, Jr. Courthouse, 103 North Cross St., Chestertown, MD 21620
(410) 778-7466

Meetings: Tuesdays (as needed)

Kent County Courthouse, 103 Cross St., Chestertown, Maryland, October 2006. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


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