Scheduling A Motion

Civil Motions


Civil Motions should be scheduled on Fridays at 8:30 a.m., The original motion should be filed with the Jackson County Clerk's Office. A Judge's copy should be sent separately to the Judge's office. It is not 
necessary to call the Judge's office to schedule a Civil motion hearing.

Domestic Motions


Domestic Motions should be scheduled on Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. for attorney Motions and 10:30 a.m. for Pro Per Motions (unrepresented parties).  The original motion must be filed with the Jackson County Clerk’s Office.  A Judge’s copy should be sent separately to the Judge’s Office.  It is not necessary to call the Judge’s Office to schedule a domestic motion hearing.  


Summary Disposition Motions


Summary Disposition Motions must be scheduled with the Judge's office at 517-768-8541. These are generally heard on Monday and Wednesday at 3:00 and 3:30 p.m. with 30 minutes allotted for each motion.


PPO Motions


All PPO motions should be scheduled on Thursday’s at 10:00 a.m.  It is not necessary to call the Judge’s office to schedule a motion hearing.  (weekly schedule page),


Questions, Comments, Concerns


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