It is the mission of the judiciary of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit to provide equal access to a fair and impartial system of justice by which legal disputes may be resolved in a timely, efficient manner, while fostering public trust and confidence.
It is the vision of the judiciary of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit to provide quality service without excess cost, inconvenience or delay, while insuring that all are treated with courtesy, dignity and respect. We also resolve to maintain the independence of the judiciary while strengthening our relationship with the public, the bar association, and other branches of government. Additionally, it is our goal to provide for a system of justice that continually improves, while earning the respect and confidence of an informed public. Also, we wish to acknowledge and enhance the potential of every person working for the judiciary, to contribute to the administration of justice through participation, training, and technology.