Twenty-First Judicial Circuit of Alabama


As Circuit Clerk of Escambia County, I am pleased to welcome you to our official website. The office of the Circuit Clerk is committed to providing and assisting our visitors with useful online information about our office and its services. This site will assist you in accessing general information and forms for each division of court. Please select a department or category from the menu located to the left. Additional legal and court related information to quick links, general forms, and filing instructions is available at

When personally contacting the Circuit Clerk’s Office, you will discover dedicated Court Specialists that will assist you in an ethical and professional manner in providing court record information. A public access computer is also accessible and available in the Circuit Clerk’s Office for searching court record information.

The law prohibits the Circuit Clerk from giving legal advice. If you need legal assistance, you should seek an attorney.

John R. Fountain 
Circuit Clerk
21st Judicial Circuit

Escambia County Courthouse | 314 Belleville Ave | P.O. Box 856 | Brewton, AL 36427

Phone: (251) 867-0305 | Hours: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm