28th Circuit Court

Courts are fully open for in-person proceedings.  Judges may impose COVID-19 protections when recommended.

Circuit Court YouTube Channel - Judge Elmore

Circuit Court Judge
Honorable Jason Elmore

Family Court Judge
Honorable Melissa Ransom

Probation & Parole Office
(231) 839-4967
Secretary Amy Lyle ext 217
Agent Laura O'Dell ext 218
Agent Luke Blaszak ext 219

Court Officers/Process Servers
John Snider
P.O. Box 1019   
Cadillac, MI  49601  
231-846-1384

Mark A. Nyman
7730 N. 11 Road  
Mesick, MI  49668
231-499-0087

Laura R. Pierce
P.O. Box 681
Cadillac, MI 49601
231-884-8448

Court Administrator:
Flora Grundy
(231) 779-9490

Case Evaluation Clerk:
Nicole Sidebottom

Court Clerk:
Linda Westdorp
231-839-4967 ext 202

28th Circuit Court
111 South Canal, PO Box 800
Lake City, MI 49651

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

(231) 839-4967  ext. 202 Phone
(231) 839-3684 Fax
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Functions of The 28th Circuit Court:

Wexford and Missaukee Counties are a joint Circuit Court and share a common Judge. Circuit Court has jurisdiction over all civil cases involving more than $25,000.00, all criminal cases where the offense involves a felony or certain serious misdemeanors, and all cases related to family matters, including divorce and paternity actions. All scheduling matters should be addressed to (231) 779-9490. 

Circuit Court Name Searches

Criminal & Civil records can be searched anytime for no fee, from the below link. Anytime copies of documents are requested, there will be a fee of $1.00 per page. There is a $5.00 fee for documents faxed/emailed.

Free Public Record Search-Missaukee County Circuit Court