Penobscot County Court

Find Penobscot County Maine courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts. Courts provide information on legal cases, law documents, case searches, and appeals.


Bangor District Court 78 Exchange Street Bangor ME 04401 207-561-2300


Lincoln District Court 52 Main Street Lincoln ME 04457 207-794-8512

Millinocket District Court 207 Penobscot Avenue Millinocket ME 04462 207-723-4786

Newport District Court 12 Water Street Newport ME 04953 207-368-5778

Penobscot County Superior Court 78 Exchange Street Bangor ME 04401 207-561-2300

How do I file a small claims suit?

The process and rules for filing a small claims suit vary from state to state with regard to the dollar limit for small claims, the statute of limitations for filing a claim, and whether you are allowed to be represented by a lawyer. Contact the court that handles small claims in your state for details on the process for filing a claim and to obtain the proper forms.

Are there fees for filing a small claims suit?

Filing fees are generally between $30 and $100. In addition to filing fees, other costs may include service fees for serving the complaint to the defendant and collection fees if the court assists in collecting the judgment.

What is mediation?

Mediation is an alternative to going before a judge in a suit. Many small claims courts sponsor or make referrals to mediation programs where the plaintiff and defendant meet with a neutral third person to help resolve the dispute without going to court.