Download the Civil DCM Plan, revised April 2017 (PDF) Don`t understand all this terminology? See the glossary. Civil cases involve a disagreement between two private parties, which may be individuals or companies. One party brings an action against the other party. Replacement of Civil Track III nomination conferences as of July 2017 Before you file your case in Montgomery County Circuit Court, you must ensure that the court has the appropriate “jurisdiction” for the case, i.e. confirm that this court can hear your case. Consider the following five factors: *Other requirements, such as residency, may also apply. Maryland Rules of Procedure, Title 2, Civil Procedure – Circuit Court (Chapters 100-600) – For more information, see the Maryland State Law Library. CIVIL SERVICE LOCATION: North Tower, 1. Floor, Room 1200 OPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. TELEPHONE: 240-777-9401 Civil law forms can be found on the Forms page.