The Luzerne Legal Register

Founded in 1872, The Luzerne Legal Register is Luzerne County's official law journal and the reporter of the decisions of the Court of Common Pleas of Luzerne County. Its mission is to publish all of the legal news and information for the County and to officially report the judicial decisions of the Court for Common Law Purposes.

The Legal Register is published weekly on Fridays. Its issues in addition to bar news and judicial opinions contain incorporations, change of names, fictitious name filing notices, tax sales, sheriff sales, and other legal advertising required by statue.

Subscription Information

The Luzerne Legal Register is published weekly by the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association. Price is $100 per year. Single copies are $2 per copy.

For copies of back issues, please call 570-822-6712.


All advertising must be received by noon, Tuesday, in the week of publication. For specific advertising information and publication eligibility, please call 570-822-6712.