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Mission StatementTo administer justice and restore wholeness in a manner that inspires public trust.
As a leader among Courts we exemplify high standards for justice and public service.
As courts serving the public, we embrace the following values:
C = Collaboration
O = Operational Excellence
U = Understanding
R = Responsiveness
T = Transparency
S = Service
Judges of Circuit Court
|Edward R. Post
Chief Circuit Judge
|Kent D. Engle||Jon H. Hulsing||Jon A. Van Allsburg|
|Kevin J. Bowling, JD, Circuit
|Rebecca M. Rowden, Trial
|Sandra K. Metcalf, Juvenile
|Jennell L. Challa, Friend of the Court|
- Facsimile & Transmission of Documents Policy
- Request to use Communications Equipment
- What to Bring to a Hearing
Court Forms for Filing
Forms specific to the 20th Circuit Court are provided below:
- Adoptions - instructions and forms
- Name Change - instructions and forms
- Personal Protection Orders - instructions and forms
Forms for all other case types can be obtained through the
State Court Administrative
website. Within this directory, forms will be categorized by general types of cases.
Forms can be obtained through the Michigan Supreme Court to file a motion to change child support and motion to modify parenting time.
Upon proper completion of the form(s), the Circuit Court office will assign
a hearing time and date before a Circuit Court Referee.
The Circuit Court will provide an Interpreter to those in need in order to
over come any language barrier that may exist. Any party involved in a Circuit
Court proceeding needing an interpreter must contact the Circuit Court office,
in writing, so an interpreter can be secured.
20th Circuit Court
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(ATM on 2nd Floor)
FAX: (616) 846-8179
8:00am - 5:00pm
West Olive, MI 49460
Fax: (616) 786-4154
8:00am - 5:00pm