Oral arguments are scheduled by the Prothonotary’s Office and a briefing schedule issued to the parties. Arguments on motions for preliminary objections, summary judgment, judgment on the pleadings and post trial motions are generally scheduled for the Court’s Return Day, the first Wednesday of each month. 


Brief of the moving party is due 10 days prior to the argument date and brief of the responding party is due 5 days prior to the argument date. Failure to file timely brief could result in default granting or denial of motion. Oral arguments may not be conducted by phone. 

Copies of briefs should be emailed, either in Word or PDF format