Mark J. Yerman

County Judge

Judicial Assistant: Whitley Gist
Office: 352-341-6713
Fax: 352-341-6791

*NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:* The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids the Judges of the Fifth Judicial Circuit to discuss pending cases with the public. Please do not call the Court expecting to speak with a Judge about any case. The Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in the courtroom and in documents properly filed by actual parties in the case as authorized by law and the Rules of Court. The Court cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case. Communications that do not meet these legal requirements cannot be forwarded to the Judges.


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Judicial Assignments
  • County Civil Cases
  • County Court Misdemeanor Cases
  • County Court Traffic Criminal Cases
  • First Appearances
  • Simplified Dissolutions of Marriage
  • Traffic Infractions
  • Circuit Court Criminal and Civil Cases Assigned
  • University of Akron, School of Law, Juris Doctor, Law Review 1978
  • Ohio University, BGS, Concentration in Economics and Psychology, Dean’s List 1972-1974
  • Muskingum College, 1971
Professional Activities
  • Circuit Representative for the Conference of County Court Judges
  • Education Committee, The Conference of County Court Judges
  • Chair, Sentencing Committee, The Conference of County Court Judges
  • Supreme Court Task Force on Judicial Branch Planning
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