MARSHFIELD MUNICIPAL COURT
THE MISSION OF THE Municipal COURT is to do justice, to maintain the rule of law, to ensure due process and to deter unlawful behavior with Jurisdiction over ordinance violations.
The Marshfield Municipal Court, located within the Marshfield City Hall at 207 W. 6th Street, has a part-time Judge and a full-time Clerk. Initial appearances take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month in the City Hall Council Chambers. Pretrials are held once a month.
Office hours may vary due to court schedule but are generally Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. If you wish to speak with the clerk, please contact the Municipal Court Clerk to schedule an appointment.
Upcoming Court Appearances
Court appearances will take place on January 6, January 13, January 20 & January 27.
If you are experiencing fever, cough, shortness of breath / difficulty breathing or if you have been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, please contact the Municipal Clerk either prior to your Court date or no later than 8:00 a.m. the day your appearance is scheduled.
The Majority of cases involve traffic, parking, and ordinance matters including first-time drunk driving offenses. Juvenile matters such as truancy, underage drinking, drug offenses and curfew violations are also a significant part of municipal court caseloads. The laws governing municipal courts include Wisconsin Statutes Chapter 755, Municipal Code and Wisconsin Statutes Chapter 800, Municipal Court Procedure.