Courts in Cumberland County

All of Pennsylvania’s courts are part of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania. There are three basic levels to the Pennsylvania Court System: minor courts, Courts of Common Pleas, and statewide intermediate appellate courts, which are called the Commonwealth Court and the Superior Court. The Cumberland County Court hears major civil and criminal cases. The Court also decides cases involving adoption, divorce, child custody, abuse, juvenile delinquency, estates, guardianship, and many other matters.

Court Administrator’s Office
1 Courthouse Square, Suite 301
Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: (717) 240-6200

Orphans’ Court
1 Courthouse Square, Suite 102
Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: (717) 240-6345