COVID-19 Court Information

In accordance with Administrative Order 2020-14, effective May 6, 2020, and upon approval of the State Court Administrative Office (SCAO), on June 16, 2020 the Eaton County Trial Courts Phase 2 plan to return to full capacity was approved.  The full plan and order can be found here:  Phase 2 - Plan to Return to Full Capacity 2020-10 

In compliance with MSC Administrative Order 2020-6, court proceedings will be livestreamed via YouTube, unless the proceeding is closed or access would otherwise be limited by statute or rule.

Beginning June 19th, 2020, Eaton County Administrative Trial Courts will be closed Fridays through October 2nd, 2020.

2020-11 Court Closing Due to County Fiscal Emergency

The Eaton County Trial Courts will operate on a modified schedule for conducting in-person proceedings limited to essential functions between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, daily.  Those requiring to conduct business with the Court are encouraged to contact the Court prior to arriving at the Courthouse to confirm their need to appear. 

Facial covering must be worn while in enclosed public areas, unless an individual is medically unable to tolerate a face covering.

Any inquires can be directed to the contact information provided below:

56th Circuit:                        517-543-4335

Community Corrections:     517-543-3490

56A District Court:              517-543-4064

Civil Division:                      517-543-4064

Traffic Division:                  517-543-3359

Friend of the Court:            517-543-6850

Juvenile Court:                   517-543-6003 ext. 1246

Probate Court:                    517-543-7500 ext. 1276