Clerk’s Office

The Office of the Clerk of Court performs a myriad of detailed tasks in Saipan, Tinian, and Rota to support the Superior Court’s constitutional function. As the largest division of the Superior Court, it maintains the official records and is the official recorder of documents for filings and appeals. The Office is also responsible for processing traffic clearances, criminal clearances, bench warrants, as well as the copying and distribution of court documents. It is tasked with maintaining case registers and performs certification standards of all documents lodged or filed. The Office provides the personnel to oversee courtroom management and practices in the Commonwealth’s seven courtrooms.