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Civil Division

For general Court information, contact (215) 686-7000.

The Municipal Court Civil Division is the jurisdiction for civil cases where the amount in controversy is $12,000 or less for Small Claims; unlimited dollar amount for Landlord and Tenant Cases and $15,000 in real estate and school tax cases.

Municipal Court- Civil Division

Supervising Judge
Honorable Bradley K. Moss
1319 The Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 683-7253

Deputy Court Administrator, Municipal Court - Civil Division
John J. Joyce
1339 Chestnut Street, Room 1020
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 686-2910

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