The Secretary of State will certify All notary records starting September 20, 2019

Clerk of Courts

Erie County Courthouse

The Official Record Keepers of  Erie County's Common Pleas and the 6th District of Ohio's Court of Appeals.

Luvada Wilson is the Erie County Clerk of Courts.


The Clerk of Courts is responsible for filing, docketing, indexing and preserving all court pleadings for civil, criminal/felony and domestic relations cases. We process appeals from all lower courts within the county.

The Clerk of Courts must also follow procedures required by law and issue writs to carry out court orders. Some of these writs include summons, subpoenas, warrants to arrest and to convey to penal institutions, and signing the death warrant in capital cases.

The Clerk of Courts must preserve all of these records for use by future generations.

Additional Duties

  • Administer Oaths
  • Keep Naturalization Records
  • Issue Automobile & Watercraft Titles
  • Limited Authority Deputy Registrar 
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