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Photo of COA Clerk's Office CounterThere are Clerk Offices in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, and Lansing. The district offices:
  • Open new case files
  • Docket incoming filings and correspondence
  • Field inquiries by phone or at the public counters
  • Review all filings for jurisdiction and compliance with the court rules
  • Monitor numerous management lists to ensure that cases proceed without undue delay
  • Process motions for submission to the judges
  • Issue and distribute orders to the pertinent attorneys, parties, trial court judges, and staff
  • Communicate with the general public, counsel of record, the parties, prospective litigants, lower courts or tribunals, and media representatives on case-related matters


The Clerk’s Office also schedules matters for case call and releases the judges’ opinions resolving those appeals.


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​The locations of the district offices are as follows:

First District

Cadillac Place
3020 West Grand Boulevard, Suite 14-300
Detroit, MI 48202-6020
(313) 972-5678

Second District

Columbia Center
201 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 800
Troy, MI 48084-4127
(248) 524-8700

Third District

State of Michigan Building
350 Ottawa, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2349
(616) 456-1167

Fourth District

2nd Floor, Hall of Justice
925 West Ottawa St.
PO Box 30022
Lansing, MI 48909-7522
(517) 373-0786