Lee County - 37th Judicial Circuit of Alabama

Welcome to the Circuit Clerk of Lee County's Website. 

Our mission is to provide our visitors with helpful online information about our office and its services. Please select a department or category from the menu to the left to find the information you need. Additional legal and court related information, forms, support, and services are available at www.alacourt.gov.

To register for E-notices as a Pro Se go to https://alafile.alacourt.gov and click on Register. Once you have completed the registration process as a pro se, please print the form and bring to the Clerks Office during normal business hours along with a state issued photo identification card. Your information will be processed and then you will receive a copy of any electronic orders entered in your case via e-mail.

This website is being provided merely for the purpose of providing instructions as to the procedures of this office and in no way should be construed as advice as to laws. The law prohibits the Circuit Clerk from giving legal advice. If you need legal assistance, you should see an attorney.




Lee County Online Jury Confirmation

Click the link below to confirm your attendance at jury duty or to request an excusal or postponement of your jury duty.

It should be noted that all citizens are required to serve on jury duty unless they are physically unable to do so, documented with a doctor’s excuse.

Link: https://juror.alacourt.gov/




Please review the Order entered by the Alabama Supreme Court on May 13, 2020, and the Local Order dated for May 18, 2020. The Circuit Clerk's office will re-open to the public beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 with regular office hours of 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday thru Friday. Entrance into the Justice Center and Clerk's Office will be subject to government and health recommendations for the safety of visitors and employees. Long lines and wait times are expected, and the Drop Box for pleadings, documents, and payments will remain outside the entrance of the Justice Center for those that would like to utilize that option.

Information will continue to be provided about the continuances of court dockets during this time frame. We have a high volume of existing dockets, pending cases and new filings, so please be patient as we disseminate information and continue to check this website for updates. Information will also be posted on our Facebook page.

I am so thankful to be a part of a court system that does its best to ensure the safety and well being of its employees and the citizens of Lee County during this critical time. I, along with our Circuit and District Judges, Court Administrator, and Court Security Team spent a great deal of time this weekend discussing the safest ways to comply with this Order and continue to handle all aspects of the court system, and we thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.

Alabama Supreme Court Order 5/13/20

Local Order RE: Justice Center Opening 5/18/20

COV-19 Supreme Court Order

Guidelines for Court Operations


The Clerk's Office will resume accepting applications for Passports on Monday, May 18, 2020, with very strict protocols. Applications must be filled out in the appropriate sections prior to entering the office. Incomplete/Incorrect Applications could result in the applicant having to return at a later time. Families with minor applicants (15 years and younger) can only bring two minors in the building at a time. As of September 28, 2020 expedited service has resumed. Expedited Service is 4-6 weeks and routine is 10-12 weeks. Please click the Passport Information.

Resumption of Processing Times for Routine and Expedited Service

T.K. Davis Justice Center| 2311 Gateway Dr | Opelika, AL 36801

Phone: (334) 737-3526 | Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm