Judge

Currently the Belmont County Court of Common Pleas, Juvenile and Probate Division, is a vacated seat. 

Assigned by Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor of the Ohio Supreme Court, retired Judge David E. Stucki of Stark County is presiding over cases and has been granted administrative authority over the Belmont County Juvenile and Probate Court.  Additionally, Judge Matthew P. Puskarich of the Harrison County Court of Common Pleas, Juvenile and Probate Division, is assisting in the hearing of cases.  Belmont County retired Judge John M. Solovan is also available through assignment to hear cases as a visiting judge.