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Jackson County Courts and Clerk

If you have questions about a case or about serving jury duty in the Jackson County courts, or you would like to get a copy of a document from Jackson County, such as a marriage certificate, divorce decree, child support order or other judgment, you must contact the Jackson County Clerk's office or the court directly using the contact information listed below.

Local Court Contact Information

Email addresses for the Clerk and the Courts are typically not published to this website. If the Clerk or Courts do not publish email addresses to their official website(s) (linked below, if available), then email is not an appropriate way to contact these offices with questions or requests.

Local Office
Location & Contact Info 
Clerk's Office
Amanda Cunningham Lowery, Clerk
P.O. BOX 318 (mailing address)
111 S. Main Street
Brownstown, IN 47220 [map]

Pho: (812) 358-6117
Fax: (812) 358-6187
Circuit Court
Hon. Richard W. Poynter, Judge

Jeffery A. Nierman, Referee
P.O. BOX 315 (mailing address)
111 S. Main Street
Brownstown, IN 47220 [map]

Pho: (812) 358-6133
Fax: (812) 358-468
Superior Court #1
Hon. Bruce Markel, III, Judge

P.O. BOX 788 (mailing address)
1420 Corporate Way
Seymour, IN 47274 [map]

Pho: (812) 522-9677
Fax: (812) 523-6065

Superior Court #2
Hon. Bruce A. MacTavish, Judge
220 East Walnut Street
Brownstown, Indiana 47220 [map]

Pho: (812) 358-6803
Fax: (812) 358-6819

District 21 Rules

This county is in Judicial District 21.  For information about district leadership, rules or governance plans, see Judical District 21.

Local Rules and Other Documents

All Indiana counties are required to have local court rules, some of which must be approved by the Indiana Supreme Court (See Indiana Trial Rule 81 for more information). View Orders Amending Local Rules.

This county's current local rules are available below.


Courts in this county that use the Odyssey Case Management System are approved to post court records to the internet according to Indiana Supreme Court Order 94S00-0712-MS-567 dated December 5, 2007.

This page contains basic information about the courts and clerk in this county.  This page has been created for your convenience and does not serve as the official webpage for the county, courts, or clerk listed herein. Because personnel changes can happen frequently, the contents of this page may be out of date, though every effort has been made to keep the content current. Report errors on this page to the Indiana Courts webmaster.