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Please remember that the Deputy Clerks are not attorneys and cannot provide you with Legal Advice. The following is provided to you for informational purposes only to assist you in the process.

General Civil

The civil division of the Circuit Court has jurisdiction over general law cases such as foreclosures, real property disputes, condominium disputes, eminent domain, auto negligence, personal negligence, professional malpractice, products liability, and contracts and indebtedness, all with a claim value over $15,000.00.


Judicial sales on foreclosed property are set by the Court and conducted by the Clerk's Office in accordance with the Final Judgment. Judicial sales are held according to the specified location on the Final Judgment or Order when scheduled. Judicial sales held via the internet will be at: Judicial Sales held at the Clerk's Annex will be at the Manatee County Judicial Center, 1051 Manatee Avenue West Bradenton, FL.34205. All of the sales start at 11:00 a.m.

For further information on how to bid at a Judicial sale held at the Clerk's Annex should review the policy set forth by the Clerk's Office.

For further information on how to bid at a Judicial sale held online you should review the policy at:

Visit our foreclosure calender for a listing of foreclosed properties.

Additional Information

ATTORNEYS - Save a trip to the Clerk's Office and submit your records electronically.

PUBLIC AND PARTIES TO A CASE - Save yourself a trip to the Clerk's Office and access court records on-line.

12th Judicial Circuit