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P.O. Box 110
Rogers City, MI 49779
P: 989.734.3288 
F: 989.734.7635

Chief Circuit Judge: Aaron J. Gauthier

Circuit Court Staff
Assignment Clerk: Mari LaCross
Court Administrator: Dawn Reo
Court Bailiff: Marc Dirusso
Court Clerk: Ann Marie Main
Deputy Court Clerk: Rose M. Przybyla
Deputy Court Clerk: Jerry Bunton
Probation Officer: Sarah LaFleche

Family & Juvenile Division
Juvenile Register & Deputy Court Clerk: Jennifer Warwick
Court Clerk: Ann Marie Main
Intensive Probation Officer: Danielle Streich

General Summary
The 53rd Judicial Circuit Court is composed of Presque Isle and Cheboygan Counties. Presque Isle County files all county felony cases, divorce cases, juvenile neglect and delinquency cases, civil cases, petitions for a name change, and adoption proceedings. The County Clerk’s office also fulfills the function of “Clerk of the Court” and maintains a court journal of all proceedings. They also collect payment for court costs, fines, restitution, the state’s share of certain payments, and other payments ordered by the Court. Click here to read the full description.

Court Resources
Publication & Notice of Friend of the Court
Court Fees
File/Copy Request Form
General Record Check
Language Access Plan
Michigan Legal Help
Request For Reasonable Accommodations & Response

Of Interest
Circuit Court Calendar
Circuit Court Case Search
Department of Human Services
Michigan Courts
Michigan Court Rules
Michigan Legislature
State Bar of Michigan
State of Michigan

Circuit Court Terms Commence
January Term: second Monday in January
April Term: second Monday in April
July Term: second Monday in July
October Term: second Monday in October

Self-Represented Litigants Can Attend Court Remotely!
A wide range of resources to assist self-represented litigants is now available. This webpage has information about how to attend your court hearings remotely and additional resources that might be helpful to you. 

The way you attend court hearings is changing.  Before COVID-19 (coronavirus), you attended your court hearings at the courthouse.  Now, you might be allowed to attend your court hearings remotely using one of the following methods:

Video conferencing
For more detailed information, please click here


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