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Effective August 6, 2021, irrespective of vaccination status, the wearing of face masks is required for all court employees under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, or any individuals entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, including all Magisterial District Court, the office of Court Administration, the Domestic Relations Building, the Juvenile Justice Center, and the offices of Adult Probation and Pretrial Services, pursuant to Administrative Order 2021-16.

Masks shall not be required for individuals who cannot wear a mask due to a medical condition.

Further, irrespective of vaccination status, individuals who have been directed to quarantine, isolate, or self-monitor at home for the coronavirus by any doctor, hospital or health agency or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or have flu-like symptoms are prohibited from entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge.

More information is available on our
Judicial Emergency Orders and COVID-19 Information page.

Law Library

DISCLAIMER: THE LAW LIBRARIAN, AS WELL AS ANY COURT STAFF, IS PROHIBITED FROM PRACTICING LAW OR ANSWERING LEGAL QUESTIONS. ANY INQUIRIES, EITHER VERBAL OR WRITTEN, REGARDING LEGAL OPINIONS OR DIRECTION WILL NOT BE RESPONDED TO. THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO SEEK LEGAL COUNSEL FOR A PROFESSIONAL OPINION. FOR LEGAL SERVICES PLEASE CONTACT THE NORTHAMPTON COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION AT 610-258-6333.

In accordance with the Home Rule Charter, the Northampton County law Library, a non-lending facility, is a mandatory resource funded by the County and administered by the President Judge. More than 24,000 volumes can be found on three separate levels of the library and include Pennsylvania, national and federal reported cases, selected law reviews, texts, case digests, Pennsylvania statutes, the Pennsylvania Bulletin, official Pennsylvania departmental regulations, and numerous law practice aids. An inter-library loan exchange policy with other law libraries adds to the services and materials available to users. The library's inventory is computerized and catalogued by title, author, and subject.

Public access computers are available, enabling electronic research via the internet. Additionally, Northampton County Local Rules and Common Pleas opinions are available in a searchable/printable online archive both in the library and on this website. Westlaw online access provides users reference to materials not available in traditional published form.

The Law Library is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding Courthouse holidays.

Contact Information: Lisa Mann, Law Librarian
669 Washington Street, Easton, PA 18042
Telephone: 610-829-6751
Email the Libary
Tracking address: Tracking code - do not email: crt19-cbbaca@shom.nccpa.org (do not email this address - tracking purposes only)