Indigent Defense & Attorney Voucher Services

Due to the creation of the Ingham County Office of the Public Defender, the General Trial Division of the Ingham County Circuit Court no longer assigns counsel for defendants charged in felony cases. 

If you are seeking representation by a Public Defender, please contact the Ingham County Office of the Public Defender using the following contact information:

                     Ingham County Office of the Public Defender
                     320 North Washington Square, Suite 100
                     Lansing, MI 48933
                     Phone: 517-679-2979

The Family Division appoints counsel for juveniles in delinquency matters and parents in neglect and abuse matters.


  • Attorneys must complete and return the E-Filing registration form before attempting to electronically submit a voucher for payment.
  • Attorneys assigned as conflict counsel in criminal cases must submit their payment vouchers through the online voucher system, which can be found here:  Attorney Voucher System Login Page
  • Family Division vouchers should be submitted to Stacey Strouse, either by mail or email attachment to the following address:

Ingham County Circuit Court - Family Division
Attn:  Stacey Strouse
P.O. Box 13097
Lansing, MI 48901-3097

Vouchers & E-Filing Section

Attorney Voucher Submission Instructions

General Trial Division
Abby Stocker, (517) 483-6450
Email Court Appointed Counsel Clerk

Family Division
Stacey Strouse, (517) 483-6521