Barberton Municipal Court

At Patituce & Associates, we handle criminal matters through all stages of the justice process. Our Summit County criminal defense lawyers have a reputation for getting results, and we are ready to stand by you at every step in your case. Our lawyers have 70+ years of combined experience and are backed by a track record of results.

We have handled numerous criminal cases, including drug crimes, federal crimes, juvenile crimes, sex offenses, theft crimes, violent crimes, and white collar crimes. Through every case, we remain focused on protecting our clients’ rights.

Experienced Barberton Municipal Court Attorneys

If you are in need of a criminal defense lawyer, it is important to find someone who is familiar with the local laws and court system in Barberton, Ohio. At Patituce & Associates, LLC, our attorneys have experience representing clients in the Barberton Municipal Court and have established positive relationships with the judges and prosecutors in the court. Our previous experience in this particular court allows us to effectively prepare our clients and their cases for their hearings.

About Barberton Municipal Court

The court serves the communities of Barberton, Green, New Franklin, Norton, Copley, Coventry and Clinton. Barberton Municipal Court is an integral part of the state court system in Ohio. The court conducts preliminary hearings in felony cases, handles traffic and criminal misdemeanors, and civil cases where the money in dispute does not exceed $15,000.

Presiding Administrative Judge - Todd M. McKenny

A life-long resident of Summit County, Judge McKenney graduated from Manchester High School (1982), Hiram College, BA, Magna Cum Laude (1986) and earned his Juris Doctorate degree from the Ohio State University College of Law (1989) and was thereafter admitted to the Ohio Bar. Judge McKenney is also licensed to practice in the Northern District of Ohio and the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger

Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger is a judge at the Barberton Municipal Court. Judge Lanzinger began her service as judge at the Barberton Municipal Court in February of 2015. In 2015, Judge Lanzinger founded and presided over the Barberton Municipal Drug Court. Judge Lanzinger now presides over the Mental Health Court. Judge Lanzinger served as judge for over two years at the Summit County Common Pleas Court and served as a magistrate at the Akron Municipal Court.

Address & Information

Physical Address

576 W. Park Ave, #205
Barberton, OH 44203


M-F 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

General Information:


Clerk of Courts:


Presiding Administrative Judge Todd M. McKenney:


Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger:


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We Fight to Protect Your Rights

When you work with Patituce & Associates, LLC, you will quickly find that you—the client—are our main focus. Rather than treat you like just another case number, we understand each criminal case presents unique challenges and obstacles that do not fit a one-size-fits-all approach. Instead, we will provide you with a strong and aggressive defense strategy that addresses your needs and concerns.

No matter how complex your case may be, our criminal defense attorneys have what it takes to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom from beginning to end. Do not hesitate to hire us for your case. Contact us today for a free consultation at 440-471-7784.