Master Commissioner - Franklin Circuit Court

DISCLAIMER

Information received from this website is subject to change, reprogramming, modifications of format and availability at the direction of the Master Commissioner of the Franklin Circuit Court, and may not at any particular moment reflect the true status of court cases due to ordinary limitations, delay or error in the system's operation. 
The Master Commissioner disclaims any warranties as to the validity of the information obtained from this website.  The recipient is solely responsible for verifying information received from this site through the cross-referencing of official Court records.  Neither the Master Commissioner nor the office shall be liable to the recipient, or to any third party using the system or information obtained therefrom, for any damages whatsoever arising out of the use of this website.  

​Charles E. Jones, Master Commissioner​                      Phone:  502-875-8808                                         Katrina S. Oney, Administrative Assistant

e-mail:  cjones@mjlawky.com                                        Fax: 502-223-1043                                                e-mail:  koney@mjlawky.com

Notice to persons who purchased property from the Master Commissioner in 2019State and County property taxes are currently due and payable and purchasers of property from the Master Commissioner in 2019 are responsible for the payment of those taxes even if you did not receive the tax bill. Please contact the City Tax Collector and/or the Franklin County Sheriff to get your bill(s) and make payment before January 1, 2020, to avoid penalties and interest.

​​The function of the Office of the Master Commissioner is to assist the Franklin Circuit Court in the discharge of its duties and the enforcement of its judgments, as for example, conducting sales of property to satisfy liens, mortgages, or claims of ownership.  This site is dedicated to those type of proceedings. 
Unless otherwise set out below, the sales are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 11:30 am in Courtroom C on the second floor of the Franklin County Courthouse located at 222 St. Clair Street Frankfort, Kentucky.  The public is invited to attend.  2019 sale dates (subject to change) are:
                                     January 28th                                                  May 28th (TUESDAY)                                            September 23rd
                                     February 25th                                                June 24th                                                                    October 28th 
                                     March 25h                                                       July 22nd                                                                     November 25th
                                     April 22nd                                                       August 26th                                                                December - NO SALES                        
            In the event the Master Commissioner has a conflict of interest in a case, a Special Master Commissioner is appointed by the Court to handle the sale.  The Special Master Commissioner may or may not conduct his sales on the same day and time as the regular Master Commissioner Sales.  Information regarding those sales can be found in sports section of The State Journal's Friday editions.