Appeals

eFilers may file certain things pertaining to appeals. These include:

  • A District Court matter to Circuit Court
  • Subsequent filings into existing Circuit level (-XX-) appeals cases
  • A notice of appeal in Circuit Court to the appropriate appellate court (Court of Appeals)

Appealing a Confidential Case

Non-opted in parties to a confidential case will see limited information about that case in CourtNet prior to filing a case. You must know the county and case number prior to filing. In addition, you will see limited appeal filing options. eFilers will need to file an entry of appearance or other appropriate filing to be accepted by the clerk prior to that eFiler viewing information in CourtNet.

What Can’t be eFiled?

  • eFiling of appellate matters is currently limited to the trial courts. The Kentucky Court of Appeals and Kentucky Supreme Courts do not accept electronic filings at this time.
  • Forcible Detainer
  • Domestic Violence