AKRON -- The Summit County Clerk of Courts office has implemented mandatory electronic filing of court documents for cases in the Summit County Court of Common Pleas Criminal Division, Clerk Sandra Kurt announced in a news release.

The Clerk of Courts no longer accepts criminal paper filings from attorneys. The E-Filing system will allow attorneys and pro-se litigants to file the vast majority of pleadings and other documents from any place that they can access the internet and at any time of day.

For more information, contact the Summit County Clerk of Courts office at 330-643-2210 or sandrakurt@summitoh.net.