Judge Edward Sosnick is serving as an interim judge, handling the docket previously assigned to the Hon. Shalina Kumar, until such time as a new judge is appointed by Governor Whitmer. All protocols previously used by Judge Kumar remain.
COVID-19 Court Protocols
COVID PROTOCOLS for Judge Sosnick will continue in effect until further notice. However, if the Governor, Legislature, or the Supreme Court issue an order requiring an extension of existing shelter at home requirements, these protocols will continue until such an extension terminates.
During the duration of this order,
the court will not conduct in-court, personal, proceedings. The COVID-19 Court Protocols takes precedent over the below protocol.
DUE TO THE CURRENT EMERGENCY PLEASE REVIEW
COVID-19 PROTOCOL FOR PROCEDURAL CHANGES
In order to better serve the attorneys and litigants appearing in Judge Sosnick's courtroom, we have adopted the following guidelines. Please advise your clients and staff so that there are no misunderstandings.