Family Division

Hall of Justice
280 Washington Street
Suite 202
Traverse City, MI 49684
Phone  (231) 922-4640
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Family Division

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The Family Division of the Circuit Court was created January 1, 1998.  The Family Division of the Circuit Court handles:

  • Divorces and Ancillary Matters
  • Custody
  • Parenting Time
  • Paternity
  • Juvenile Offenses
  • Abuse and Neglect Matters
  • Emancipation of Minors
  • Personal Protection Orders
  • Name Changes
  • Adoptions

Circuit Judges for Family Division are elected as Probate Judges, appointed to the Family Court position, and serve six-year terms.  Family Court referees are assigned to hear both domestic and juvenile matters.

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