The County Clerk is also responsible for maintaining civil, criminal, domestic, custody and support, and personal protection order files for circuit court. The Circuit Court Office accepts new case filings, case pleadings, performs record searches, and issues certified copies of documents.
Court-ordered documents on criminal matters are prepared; and payment of court-ordered restitution, costs, and fines are accepted. Processing bond refunds for criminal matters begins at the Circuit Court Office. Preparation of abstract records of conviction vehicle immobilization are prepared and sent to the Secretary of State for lein entry.
The office hours for Court Services are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to Noon and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
For information regarding Michigan's Courts, including on-line court forms, visit the Michigan Courts web site: www.courts.michigan.gov
For information regarding the State Bar of Michigan and related information, visit the Michigan Bar web site: www.michbar.org
Court hearings are scheduled with the Circuit Court Office.
Contact (231) 689-7269 to schedule a matter before court.