29 N Howell Street 517-437-7758

1st Judicial Circuit Court, State of Michigan

Honorable Sara Lisznyai, Circuit Court Judge


Court Administrator - Chelsea Lambright

Court Recorder - Tara Ruble


Telephone: (517) 437-4321

1st Judicial Circuit Court Office Information

Hillsdale County Courthouse
29 N. Howell St.
Room 6
Hillsdale, MI 49242

8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


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  • Divorces, Paternities, Family Support
  • Criminal Felony
  • Civil Litigation with Damages over $25,000 (Automobile Negligence, Slip and Fall, Medical Malpractice)
  • Civil Litigation with Equity Issues (Boundary Line Disputes, Quiet Title Actions, Division of Property)
  • Personal Protection Orders
  • Appeals from lower Courts or Administrative Agencies
  • Name Changes
  • Out-of-County Mental Health Commitment Hearings