35th Judicial Circuit Court


The 35th Judicial Circuit Court of Shiawassee County is located at 208 North Shiawassee Street in Corunna, Michigan.


Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday:         8am- 12pm and 1pm- 5pm



Phone:                        (989)- 743- 2239

Fax:                             (989)- 743- 2602



Honorable Gerald D. Lostracco currently presides as Chief Circuit Court Judge for the 35th Circuit Court.



The Circuit Court is separated into three divisions that all specialize in handling different types of cases: civil, criminal, and family. The responsibilities of each division are outlined below.


            Civil Division

The Civil Division has original jurisdiction over all civil actions in which the amount in controversy exceeds $25,000. Injunctions, license restorations, appeals, and condemnations are also adjudicated in the Civil Division of the Circuit Court.


Criminal Division

Maintains original jurisdiction over criminal cases involving a felony and circuit court misdemeanors. The Criminal Division is also responsible for criminal appellate assignments and appointments for indigent criminal defendants who necessitate court-appointed counsel.


Family Division

The Family Division specializes in cases that involve divorce, paternity, child support, neglect, abuse, and/or delinquencies.



Additional information regarding the 35th Judicial Circuit Court can be found on their webpage:


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