Direct Services

Resolution of cases filed with the Tribal Court, including, but not limited to:

  • Accepting filings;
  • Answering procedural questions (without giving legal advice);
  • Scheduling hearings, pre-trial conferences, jury and nonjury trials, etc.
  • Mailing out notices;
  • Providing forms and copies of court orders, etc.; all related to the following types of cases:

  • Civil
  • Criminal and Traffic
  • Juvenile
  • Indian Child Welfare
  • Minor Trust
  • Family Law
  • Personal Protection Orders
  • Foreign Judgment Recognition
  • Estates
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship
  • Conservation
  • Other cases

Resolution of appeals filed with the Tribal Court, including, but not limited to:

  • Accepting filings;
  • Answering procedural questions (without giving legal advice);
  • Scheduling hearings, oral arguments, etc.;
  • Mailing out notices;
  • Providing forms and copies of court orders, etc.; in all appeal matters

Probation Supervision (only as ordered by the Court):

  • Conducts Pre-Sentence Investigations
  • Monitoring and advising clients on compliance with conditions of probation for both adults and juveniles

Notarization of documents.

This page last updated on 1/27/2017.

The Grand Traverse Band of
Ottawa and Chippewa Indians

2605 N. West Bay Shore Dr.
Peshawbestown, MI 49682
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