Municipal Court

Court Introduction
Missoula Municipal Court has jurisdiction of all misdemeanors and Missoula City Ordinance violations alleged to have occurred within Missoula city limits.  Missoula Municipal Court has the largest volume of cases in the State of Montana, processing over 18,300 charges a year.
The Court is presided over by Missoula Municipal Judge Kathleen Jenks and Assistant Judge Sam Warren.

Contact Us

  1. Street and Mailing Address
    435 Ryman St.
    Missoula, MT 59802

    Phone: 406-552-6180
    Fax: 406-327-2129

    Clerk of Court Hours
    Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    The office is closed Thursday from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for staff training. 

    Judges' Open Court Hours

    Public walk-in hours to appear before a Judge:
    • Monday  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - limited to 10 people, first come - first served  and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - limited to 10 people, first come-first served  and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    • Friday  8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.