What is Family Court in Michigan?
Family Court is a division of the Circuit Court or county court. It is solely devoted to family related matters such as divorce, separation and juvenile matters.
Where is Family Court located?In the city which is the county seat. In Wayne County Michigan that*s Detroit. In Oakland County it is Pontiac, Michigan.
Why Family Court?The concept is *one family, one Court.*
Do I need to hire an attorney who specializes in family law to appear in Family Court?It helps. Procedures differ amongst counties. There are many layers to any sort of family litigation, especially divorce and custody matters. The stakes are high. You need someone qualified to help you navigate through the system.