Civil/Small Claims
Personal property damages, contract disputes, recovery of personal property, recovery of money, interpleader, County ordinances, protection orders, forcible entry, unlawful detainer, and landlord/tenant disputes. The amount in controversy, or the value of the property, cannot exceed $12,000 for Civil Claims or $7,000 for Small Claims. 
Traffic violations, fish and game violations, misdemeanor offenses, alcohol involving juveniles, and preliminary hearings.

Justice Court Carbon County


Kevin Nichols, Justice of the Peace
Term Expires: 12/31/2018


Office Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday (except legal holidays)

County Courthouse
102 N. Broadway
PO Box 2
Red Lodge, MT 59068

(406) 446-1440  / (406) 446-9175 (fax)

Email: Clerks Lynn Schwend and Callie Allen;


While the staff of the Justice Court will attempt to assist you in any way possible, please understand that we are unable to provide legal advice and the Judge cannot discuss your case with you. If you need legal advice, please contact an attorney.