Filling Out Forms & Filing Documents

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office hours and closures.

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.

Ways to file documents with Circuit Court Records:  

1.  Mail documents to Circuit Court Records, 97 E. Apple, Muskegon MI 49442; OR

2.  Bring your paperwork to Circuit Court Records, 97 E. Apple Avenue, across from the Hall of Justice.

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.

Legal Advice

Personnel of the Muskegon County Clerk’s Office are not attorneys and thus are forbidden by law to give legal advice. Assistance with filling out forms, in most instances, constitutes legal advice.