General Information

30 Washington Street
Cumberland,MD 21502

Clerk's Office

Name Phone Ext.
Dawne D. Lindsey
Clerk of Court
Catherine A. Maynard
Chief Deputy Clerk
TTY users call Maryland Relay 711    
Civil/Pro Se (301) 777-5923  
Criminal/Juvenile (301) 777-5922  
Jury/Civil Assignment (301) 777-5921  
Paternity/Child Support (301) 777-5923  
Land (301) 777-5924  
Licenses (301) 777-5922  

Judge's Chambers Personnel

Name Phone Ext.
Hon. Jeffrey S. Getty
County Administrative Judge
(301) 777-2261  
Hon. Michael O. Twigg
County Associate Judge
(301) 777-5929  


Name Phone Ext.
James F. Elliott
State's Attorney
(301) 777-5962  
Public Defender (301) 777-2142  

Maryland Electronic Court (MDEC) System

MDEC Support: Attorneys with e-filing questions, please contact the Tyler File & Serve Help Desk at 800-297-5377 Monday – Friday, 8 am to 8 pm. You can also email questions to [email protected].

Technical issues with e-filing: Go to Tyler Technologies Support on the Maryland Odyssey File and Serve site. There is mandatory e-filing for attorneys filing in Allegany County. Attorneys must file electronically or their filings will be returned.

Please be advised that the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is prohibited by law from rendering legal advice and from performing title searches.