Eaton County Trial Courts
Court Closure effective March 17, 2020
The business offices of the Eaton County Trial Courts, including: the 56th Circuit, 56A District, Probate, Juvenile and Friend of the Court; will be closed to the public from March 23, 2020 until April 13, 2020. The court offices will be open for essential services by appointment only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00am until 2:00pm. Essential services will be handled as outlined by the Supreme Court Order 2020-2.
Entrance into the courthouse will be by appointment only.
Please reference the attached order for more information on procedure changes.
Please direct questions to the appropriate courts below:
56th Circuit Court
56A District Court
Criminal Division: 517-543-3359 email@example.com
Civil Division: 517-543-4064 firstname.lastname@example.org
Traffic Division: 517-543-3359 email@example.com
Friend of the Court
517-543-6003 ext. 1246
517-543-7500 ext. 1276
The Eaton County judicial system consists of the Circuit Court, the Probate Court, and the District Court. Together they form a judicial team responsible for providing an equal and fair system of justice to citizens of Eaton County.
The court calendar lists daily Circuit, District and Probate Court hearing schedules. All court cases may not appear on this list. Please reference your notice of hearing or contact the court for direct questions to a case.
Local Administrative Orders can be found for all Trial Courts.