Courts

COURT UPDATES

 Grosse Pointe Shores Division of the Grosse Pointe Farms Municipal Court's Office hours
  are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
The court office is closed daily for lunch between 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.   during that time you may contact the
C
ourt Administrator by calling 313-590-0619 or send an email to sthomas@gpshoresmi.gov and/or sthomas@grossepointefarms.org 
for any emergency filing or matters that need immediate attention by the court.  


The Court Is located on the first floor of the Grosse Pointe Shores Municipal Building, 795 Lake Shore Road
Telephone: 313-881-5503.
Fax 313-640-1661

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The Honorable Charles T. Berschback, Municipal Court Judge

Susan Thomas, Court Administrator
Phone: 313-881-5503 or 313-885-2104
email:  sthomas@gpshoresmi.gov

Susan Butkovich, Court Clerk
313-881-5503


WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU COME TO COURT

Fines, costs, and other financial obligations imposed by the Court are to be paid at the time of assessment (MCR 1.110) unless otherwise directed by the Court.

No food or beverages are allowed in the Court Room.

All persons entering the Grosse Pointe Shores Division of the Municipal Court are subject to a search of both their person and all belongings.  A walk-through metal detector and a physical inspection by security personnel of purses, handbags, briefcases, etc will also be conducted. 
**Please note: Court sessions may also be held in Grosse Pointe Farms at 90 Kerby Road, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236

Please remember that proper attire is required in the courtroom.  Blue jeans, cut-off shirts, etc are not considered to be proper attire.
The Court staff is unable to give any legal advice.  Please contact an attorney for help and guidance.