Filling Out Forms & Filing Documents

Filling Out Forms Completely

Make sure all forms are filled out completely prior to filing. If you are filing in person and your paperwork is not complete, it will be necessary to step out of line to finish your paperwork so our deputy clerks can assist other customers.

Filing Circuit Court Documents

The County Clerk's Circuit Court Records Office handles the filing of new civil, domestic, and criminal cases for the 14th Judicial Circuit Court as well as the filing of any future pleadings within those cases.

Filing in Person

Court documents may be filed in person at the Muskegon County Clerk's Circuit Court Records Office  between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on the sixth floor of the Michael E Kobza Hall of Justice, located at:
990 Terrace Street
Muskegon, MI 49442

Filing by Mail

Court documents may also be mailed to the Muskegon County Clerk's Circuit Court Records Office
990 Terrace Street
6th floor
Muskegon, MI 49442

A cover letter is not required but it may be helpful to include a letter containing the filer's information, case information, payment information and all appropriate filing and copy fees.