Chief Judge: Phillip J. Shefferly
Clerk of the Court: Katherine B. Gullo
Divisions: 3; Detroit, Flint and Bay City
Authorized Judgeships: 5
Number of Employees: 84
NCBC Local Representative: Jennifer Mahar
eCAP allows for shareable work to be allocated district wide. This program allows the supervisors to account for scheduled and un-scheduled time off, redistribution of work throughout the day and adjustment of work levels for those on special projects, training or committees.
Our Detroit office has a Pro Se Law Clerk that is situated in the Intake department and staffed by our law clerks who rotate on a daily basis. Procedural assistance is provided to individuals that are filing without an attorney. For those individuals who wish, the pro se law clerk can be contacted via phone or email.
The Innovation Club is comprised of Clerk’s office staff, chambers staff, supervisors and members of the management team. The club’s objective is to develop ideas through the process of shared creative thinking that improve the way the Clerk's office meets it mission. Since 2013 the club has distributed the calls court wide, expanded captivate, had input into space reduction, gave supervisors feedback regarding Intake, Case Manager CM/ECF training and created the Dictionary streamline committee.
The Engagement Committee’s mission is to serve as the bridge between the Strength-Based instrument and different facets of the Court to build a sustainable culture, which promotes using one’s talents in the daily life of the Court to improve engagement and well-being of the employee.