The 52nd District Court, Second Division employs three part-time Magistrates:
Thomas Raguso - appointed March 1998. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and Wayne State University Law School.
Elizabeth C. Chiappelli - appointed March 2005. She is a graduate of Wayne State University and University of Detroit Mercy Law School.
Daniel Schouman - appointed August 2013. He is a graduate of Xavier University and University of Detroit School of Law.
The Magistrates are responsible for:
- Small Claims hearings
- Informal hearings
- Setting bond
- Performing marriages