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Probate / Family Court



JURY TERM

The length of your jury term is (1) month.  You are not required to report daily.  You will be required to report only when there is a jury trial scheduled.  Your first scheduled trial date is listed in the letter that you received in the mail.  

CONFIRMATION OF JURY SERVICE TO EMPLOYER

A confirmation letter for jury service, if needed, will be available from the judge's secretary showing your 1/2 or full day attendance for service and amount of compensation you will receive.

JURY TELEPHONE CALL-IN INFORMATION

To call toll free, follow these instructions, as telephone menus have changed:
1.  Toll Free # is (888) 354-5500; wait for the operator to ask if you know your party's extension.

2.  Then dial the 7049 Jury System extension; follow this menu to locate your assigned Judge.

If (734) 240-7049 is a local call for you, dial it direct and follow the menu to locate your assigned Judge.

JURY PAY

First 1/2 day = $15.00 plus mileage
First whole day = $30.00 plus mileage
Subsequent 1/2 day = $22.50 plus mileage
Subsequent Full day = $45.00 plus mileage

Mileage = $0.20 per mile
If you are excused by noon, you will be paid for a 1/2 day.

You will receive payment by check from the County of Monroe for jury service after the end of the jury service term. Please allow 1 to 2 weeks for processing.

 

For more information see the Monroe County Juror handbook (pdf)

Click here to watch jury orientation