West Virginia Judiciary

Ohio County Court Information

Circuit Court

Ohio County is in the First Judicial Circuit, which also includes Brooke and Hancock Counties. The county seat is Wheeling.

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Judge Jason A. Cuomo
Brooke County Courthouse
P.O. Box 474
632 Main Street
Wellsburg, WV 26070
304-737-1400
Fax: 304-737-5123

Judge Michael J. Olejasz
Ohio County Courthouse
1500 Chapline Street, Room 506
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-234-3620
Fax: 304-234-6402

Judge David J. Sims
Ohio County Courthouse
1500 Chapline Street, Room 503
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-234-3794
Fax: 304-234-3866

Judge Ronald E. Wilson
Hancock County Courthouse
P.O. Box 428
102 Court Street
New Cumberland, WV 26047
304-564-3311, ext. 237
Fax: 304-564-5602

Brenda L. Miller, Clerk
City/County Building
1500 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-234-3611
Fax: 304-232-0550

Family Court

Ohio County is part of the First Family Court Circuit, which also includes Brooke and Hancock Counties.

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Judge Joyce D. Chernenko
Ohio County Courthouse Annex, Second Floor
51 16th Street
Wheeling, WV 26003-3433
304-238-1051
Fax: 800-550-3635

Judge Heather Wood
Ohio County Courthouse Annex, Second Floor
51 16th Street
Wheeling, WV 26003-3433
304-238-1012
Fax: 304-238-1020

Magistrate Court

Magistrate Charles W. Murphy
(address is the same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-234-3774

Magistrate Patricia L. Murphy
(address is the same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-234-3753

Magistrate Joseph E. Roxby
(address is the same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-234-3763

Magistrate Janine L. Varner
(address is the same as Magistrate Clerk)
304-234-3710


Magistrates Fax: 304-234-3898

Gerald O. Ames, Jr., Clerk
Ohio County Magistrate Court
26 Fifteenth Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-234-3709
Fax: 304-234-6439

Probation

Brooke County Probation Office
840 Charles Street
Wellsburg, WV 26070
304-737-3669
Fax: 304-737-3597

Terry Stuck, Probation Officer, Chief

Hancock County Probation Office
P.O. Box 1286
1114 Ridge Avenue
New Cumberland, WV 26062
304-564-3220
Fax: 304-564-3254

Nicole Serafine, Probation Officer, Deputy Chief
3549 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062
304-748-1490 Fax: 304748-3525

Ohio County Probation Office
1413 Eoff Street, Suite 101
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-234-3777
Fax: 304-234-3857