• Background

Friend of the Court

Friend of the Court

Monroe County Friend of the Court

CALL 734-240-7207
email patrice_patrick@monroemi.org

The Monroe County Courthouse is open to the public. Anyone entering & while in the building must wear a face covering & observe social distancing (face coverings are not provided, contact court administration for possible alternatives).

The Friend of the Court will continue to conduct business remotely to the maximum extent possible. In-person proceedings are allowed with a maximum of 10 people.

There is a drop box outside of the courthouse entrance to drop off filings or payments.

The entire Phase 2-Return to Full Capacity Plan is posted on the County of Monroe website and can be accessed by clicking HERE


Mary-Patrice Patrick
Friend of the Court 
106 E First St 
Monroe, MI  48162 
Phone (734) 240-7180 
Fax (734) 240-7221 

The Monroe County Friend of the Court is an agent of the 38th Judicial Circuit Court.  The main function of the Friend of the Court is to enforce the court orders issued by the Circuit Court for Child Support, Custody, and Parenting Time.

For more information regarding the Friend of the Court view the Monroe County Friend of the Court Handbook (pdf)or email Friend of the Court.

The Friend of the Court offers an orientation class for parents to help navigate through the Friend of the Court

https://youtu.be/D-OyO45CTp0  is the link for the Orientation on YouTube.

After the Video please take the Survey