54B District Court

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The East Lansing 54B District Court is here to help you! Complete the online contact form and someone with the Court will be sure to contact you regarding your inquiry. 

The East Lansing 54B District Court is open to the public for the following in-person transactions. Business hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m. The Court is closed daily from 12-1 p.m. Per CDC guidelines, masks are required to be worn in the Court.

  • All Clerk’s office transactions (e.g. payments, contesting tickets)
  • General Civil, Small Claims and Landlord-Tenant
  • Walk in arraignments from 9-9:30 a.m., Monday through Friday 
  • Preliminary examination
  • Jury selection 
  • Jury trials 
  • Meeting with probation officers 

All other Court matters will continue to be held remotely unless permitted by the presiding judge. View the court's Continuity of Operations Plan (PDF) for specific division information. 

Contact the Court

 Division  Email Phone Number 
General Civil/Small Claims/Landlord Tenant  54BCivil@54Bdistrictcourt.com  (517) 351-1730
 Felonies & Misdemeanors  54BCriminal@54Bdistrictcourt.com  (517) 336-8630
 Jury Clerk  JuryCLK@cityofeastlansing.com  (517) 336-8639
Parking 54BParking@54Bdistrictcourt.com (517) 351-7022 
Presentence/Probation 54BProbation@cityofeastlansing.com  (517) 351-7026
 Traffic & Code Violations 54BTraffic@54Bdistrictcourt.com  (517) 351-4568
 Outstanding Warrants 54BWarrants@cityofeastlansing.com  

General Email:  54BCustomer@cityofeastlansing.com

About the Court

The East Lansing 54B District Court is located at 101 Linden St. in the City of East Lansing. The courts judges include the Honorable Richard D. Ball, Chief Judge, and the Honorable Molly E. Hennessey Greenwalt, District Judge. 
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