Middlesex Judicial District Court at Middletown

1 Court Street, Middletown, CT 06457



Monday through Friday, 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., excluding holidays.  Doors open at 8:30 A.M.


On-street metered parking on Main Street and surrounding streets.  There Is also a municipal parking lot, Melilli Plaza, located at 245 deKoven Drive.  There is a fee for parking at Melilli Plaza.

Other Names for this Court

Because the Middlesex Judicial District Court is located in Middletown, divorce attorneys most often refer to it as the “Middletown Family Court.”

Who Can File in Middletown Family Court?

You can file divorce and family law cases in either the Connecticut family court that covers the town or city where you live, or the city or town where your spouse or partner lives.  Many Connecticut towns also have a choice of divorce court.

Residents of Chester, Clinton, Cromwell, Deep River, Durham, East Haddam, East Hampton, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Middlefield, Middletown, Old Saybrook, Portland, and Westbrook file their divorces in Middletown Family Court.

Cromwell residents are a little different.  They can file in either Middletown or the judicial district of Hartford.

What Can They File in Middletown Family Court?

The Connecticut Court’s Family Division hears cases involving family relationships.

Typical cases include:


Child Custody

Child Support

Post-Judgment issues such as Modification and Contempt

Temporary Restraining Orders (TROs)

Termination of Parental Rights (TPRs)

Middlesex Regional Family Trial Docket at Middletown

The Middletown Family Court also houses a special session of the CT Superior Court Family Division.  It’s called the Regional Family Trial Docket, or “RFTD.”  Family courts from across Connecticut refer cases to the RFTD, which is separate and distinct from the traditional Middletown Family Court.

About Freed Marcroft’s Experienced Team of Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

Freed Marcroft’s legal team dedicates its law practice exclusively to divorce and family law.  We are family with all of Connectcut’s divorce courts, including the Middlesex Family Court in Middletown.  Our Middlesex County divorce attorneys meet with clients virtually and in our offices throughout Connecticut.

If you would like to discuss working with our divorce legal team, please contact us.


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