Effective Immediately: Zoom Hearings
Due to noise from the construction at the courthouse, most Circuit Court hearings will be held via Zoom for at least the next 30 days, with the exception of criminal sentencings and jury trials which will continue to be conducted in person.
Hearings during Courthouse Repairs
During Courthouse repairs, some Circuit Court hearings may be conducted remotely.
Remote Participation Guidelines
The Michigan Supreme Court implemented Administrative Order 2020-6 (April 7, 2020) which gave authority to judicial officers to conduct proceeding remotely.
If you require ADA or language accommodations to use the court, please contact the court immediately to make arrangements.
Approved Bonds List
Click to download Approved Bond Companies 2023 (pdf document)
Online Case Lookup
Some Circuit Court cases are available to view online.
Circuit Court Jurisdiction
Click to view jurisdiction information for the the First Judicial Circuit Court.