Contact Information, Hours and Locations
Office Phone: (517) 483-6500
The 30th Circuit Court Clerk's Office receives and dockets all records filed in cases before the Ingham County Circuit Court. Other duties include providing for the safety, security, and maintenance of all official court records; collecting and receipting filing, copy, and criminal costs/fees/assessments; and having deputy clerks attend hearings and trials to support the Court in fulfilling its judicial responsibilities.
Public Notice - Circuit Court Clerk’s Office No Longer Accepts Filings By Email and Facsimile
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Official Filing Hours
All pleadings and filings that meet the minimum filing requirements under Michigan Court Rule 8.119(C) that are received before 4:30 PM will be file stamped for that business day. Anything received at or after 4:30 PM will be file stamped the next business day.
MCR 2.119(2) states: "A copy of a motion or response (including brief) filed under this rule must be provided by counsel to the office of the judge hearing the motion. The judge's copy must be clearly marked judge's copy on the cover sheet; that notation may be handwritten." You must provide a hard copy for the Judge. Please contact your assigned Judge if you have questions about delivery of the judge's copy. If mailing, send the judge's copy directly to the Judge's Office.
Ingham County Friend of the Court - Copies
If your matter involves a divorce with minor children, child custody, child support, parenting time, or spousal support, an additional copy of any and all filings you submit must be provided to the Circuit Court Clerk's Office. (This copy will be forwarded over to the FOC Office.)