28th Circuit Court

Courts are fully open for in-person proceedings.  Judges may impose COVID-19 protections when recommended.

Circuit Court YouTube Channel - Judge Elmore

Circuit Court Judge
Honorable Jason Elmore

Family Court Judge
Honorable Melissa Ransom

Probation & Parole Office
(231) 839-4967
Secretary Amy Lyle ext 217
Agent Laura O'Dell ext 218
Agent Luke Blaszak ext 219

Court Officers/Process Servers
John Snider
P.O. Box 1019   
Cadillac, MI  49601  

Mark A. Nyman
7730 N. 11 Road  
Mesick, MI  49668

Laura R. Pierce
P.O. Box 681
Cadillac, MI 49601

Court Administrator:
Flora Grundy
(231) 779-9490

Case Evaluation Clerk:
Nicole Sidebottom

Court Clerk:
Linda Westdorp
231-839-4967 ext 202

28th Circuit Court
111 South Canal, PO Box 800
Lake City, MI 49651

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

(231) 839-4967  ext. 202 Phone
(231) 839-3684 Fax
Click to send E-mail

Functions of The 28th Circuit Court:

Wexford and Missaukee Counties are a joint Circuit Court and share a common Judge. Circuit Court has jurisdiction over all civil cases involving more than $25,000.00, all criminal cases where the offense involves a felony or certain serious misdemeanors, and all cases related to family matters, including divorce and paternity actions. All scheduling matters should be addressed to (231) 779-9490. 

Circuit Court Name Searches

Criminal & Civil records can be searched anytime for no fee, from the below link. Anytime copies of documents are requested, there will be a fee of $1.00 per page. There is a $5.00 fee for documents faxed/emailed.

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