48th District Court

The 48th District Court serves the cities of Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Keego Harbor, Sylvan Lake, Orchard Lake and the Townships of Bloomfield and West Bloomfield. 

The Court has jurisdiction over misdemeanors, parking violations, traffic violations and other civil infraction;  felony cases for the purpose of determining probable cause; Civil cases, in which the amount of dispute is $25,000.00 or less, landlord-tenant disputes and small claims matters.​

 ADA Assistance

Hearing Impaired
Reserve a receiver and transmitter in advance of scheduled court date. Request for Reasonable Accommodations and Response; Grievance Procedure

ADA Coordinator
Louise Patton

Read both sides of the citation carefully and follow the instructions. ​Payments made on weekends, holidays or after 4:00 p.m. are posted on the next business day.