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​Careers in the Courts


Watch informational interviews with professionals who work in Michigan’s courts as they talk about:

  • Job responsibilities
  • Career paths
  • Rewarding or surprising parts of their jobs
  • The importance of the judicial branch and public service


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Exploring Careers in the Law

Interviews with Michigan Supreme Court Justice Elizabeth T. Clement and a law student were conducted during Exploring Careers in the Law, an annual summer program for high school students.​​​

 

 Michigan Supreme Court - Justice

 
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 Court of Appeals - Judge

 
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 Circuit Court - Judge

 
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 Probate Court - Judge

 
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 District Court - Judge

 
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 Family Division - Referee

 
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 District Court - Magistrate

 
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 Court Administrator

 
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 Probate Register & Dir. of Information Services

 
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 Family Division - Mediator

 
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 Family Division - Juvenile Probation Officer

 
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 Attorney - Prosecutor

 
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 Attorney - Criminal Defense

 
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 Law Student

 
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MSC LEARNING CENTER

925 W. Ottawa Street

Lansing, MI 48915

(517) 373-7171

 

Rachael Drenovsky

drenovskyr@courts.mi.gov

Amy Feinauer

feinauera@courts.mi.gov​​​​