Are process servers friends of the court in michigan?

Answer Process servers are not Friends of the Court in Michigan. Process servers in Michigan are typically law firms or businesses set up specifically to serve legal papers on individuals. Friends of the ... Read More »

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Why are county deputies process servers?

In some jurisdictions, the sheriff's department is responsible for serving civil processes. In these areas, special deputies are assigned so serve subpoenas for civil lawsuits, including small clai... Read More »

Is civil court the same as state court in Michigan?

Civil court is not the same as state court in Michigan. All civil matters--including cases with claims below $25,000, family court issues, and trial court appeals--are handled in circuit court. The... Read More »

What is the foreclosure process in Michigan?

Most foreclosures in Michigan use the non-judicial process. A non-judicial foreclosure does not need to go through the court of the county to which the property belongs. Non-judicial foreclosures a... Read More »

What is the divorce process in Michigan?

Michigan is a no-fault divorce state, which means either spouse can file for divorce without proving grounds and the other spouse cannot prevent the divorce. There are specific requirements for fil... Read More »