"Our mission is to provide fair, impartial and efficient justice
to the Butler County community."

Meet the Butler County Common Pleas Judges

Photo of the Butler County Common Pleas Judges Behind the Bench 

Judge Daniel E. Haughey
Judicial Assistant, Terri Ballinger
Bailiff, Richard Heidorn
Fax 513-785-6582
Magistrate, Ronald James


Judge J. Gregory Howard
Judicial Assistant, Kathy Dozier
Bailiff, Greg Blankenship
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Magistrate, Stephanie Cornwell



Judge Jennifer Muench-McElfresh
Judicial Assistant, Linda Clark
Bailiff, Alan Halcomb
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Magistrate, Justin Lane


Judge Michael A. Oster Jr.
Judicial Assistant, Shirley Lakes
Bailiff, Rich L. Bush
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Magistrate, Lynn A. Busch-Heyman



Judge Noah E. Powers II
Judicial Assistant, Tammy Maxwell
Bailiff, Meredith Blume
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Magistrate, Matt Reed


Judge Keith M. Spaeth
Judicial Assistant, Kimberly Reynolds
Bailiff, Rick LoBuono
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Magistrate, Sara C. Hirka



Judge Greg S. Stephens
Judicial Assistant, Erica Stewart
Bailiff, Amanda Adams
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Magistrate, Daniel Gehr