Probate and Juvenile Division

Meigs County Common Pleas Court

The Honorable Judge Powell


Judge L. Scott Powell presides over both the Probate and Juvenile Divisions of the Meigs County Court of Common Pleas. They are separate and distinct responsibilities and in larger populated counties, there exists several judges in both divisions. They Judge also serves as clerk of courts for both divisions and maintains court records as far back as the 1820ís.† The Judge is further responsible for various appointments within the County. Further, the Juvenile Court operates and maintains a probation department providing numerous services described in more detail herein.