Mission & Goals

Mission Statement
It is the mission of the Chester County Court of Common Pleas to provide judicial, administrative, and ancillary services to the community in the areas of criminal, civil, family, and orphans court in order to efficiently, effectively, and impartially resolve the issues that are brought before the trial court. 

Goals & Objectives 
Goals
  • To remove barriers to the public that may inhibit access to the Court’s services.
  • To provide due process and equal protection of the law to all who have business before the court.
  • To establish legal and organizational boundaries, monitor and control operations, and account to the public for performance.
  • To work to instill in the public, trust that the courts are accessible, fair and accountable.
Primary Objectives
  • To reduce the length of time for the first listing of an arbitration hearing by 12.5% from 8 months to 7 months thereby reducing delay.
  • To improve notices sent to the public by the inclusion of verbiage and symbols indicating that accessibility accommodations are available.
  • To improve the accuracy, consistency and utility of the overall case docket system by the conversion and implementation of a new case management system.