The First Judicial District (FJD) of Pennsylvania is composed of two courts which make up the Philadelphia County Court System: the Court of Common Pleas and Municipal Court. Latest News View the Judicial Schedules for the week of January 12, 2020 1/10/2020 The information forms developed by the Judicial Council for limited and unlimited civil cases have information about the requirements for briefs. For an appeal of a limited civil case (civil cases involving an amount that is $25,000 or less), read the Information on Appeal Procedures for Limited Civil Cases (Form APP-101-INFO). If you choose to represent yourself, you will be expected to follow the same procedures as an attorney. Please do not ask court personnel for legal advice or assistance. Court personnel are prohibited by state law from giving you legal advice or assistance. You are strongly encouraged to hire an attorney.

CSSD, the court, or the custodial parent in your case might happen to inform you about the bench warrant. If that happens, you should: Go immediately to the DC Superior Court; Go to the court information window and inform the clerk that you wish to surrender to the court in response to the bench warrant