Justice Court

Overview

Welcome to the Lafayette County Justice Court. We are here to server your needs. The Lafayette County Justice Court handles the following different types of cases.

  • Felony charges from the City, County and University
  • Misdemeanors from the County and University
  • Traffic Tickets from the Lafayette County Sheriff’s department, University Police Department and the Mississippi Highway Partrol
  • Civil Cases less that $3,500.00 from the City, County and University

Our Justice Court Judges can also perform marriages, and we have notary services available.

Contact Information

Physical Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Mailing Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax 662-238-7990

Judges

Judge Mickey Avent
Justice Court Judge
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990

Judge Frances Gordon
Justice Court Judge
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990

Judge Johnny Wayne McLarty
Justice Court Judge
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990

Contacts

Carolyn Bell
Deputy Justice Court Clerk
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990
Email: cbell@lafayettecoms.com

Sherrita Harris
Deputy Justice Court Clerk
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990
Email: sharris@lafayettecoms.com

Jill Carwyle
Justice Court Clerk
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990
Email: jcarwyle@lafayettecoms.com

Mary Ann Pettis
Deputy Justice Court Clerk
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990
Email: mpettis@lafayettecoms.com

Donna Varner
Deputy Justice Court Clerk
Department: Justice Court
Address: 713 Jackson Avenue, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-234-1545
Fax: 662-238-7990
Email:dvarner@lafayettecoms.com

Documents

Calendar

  • Monday – Criminal Trials
  • Tuesday – Arraignements at 9:00 am
  • Wednesday – Civil Cases

Frequently Asked Questions