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Michigan 44 th District Court

Michigan’s 44th District Court serves the cities of Royal Oak and Berkley and is located at 400 E Eleven
Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067. At this district court, the chief judge is the Honorable Derek W. Meinecke
and the district judge is the Honorable James L. Wittenberg.


44th District Court Cases

This district court has jurisdiction over misdemeanors, civil cases of $25,000 or less, landlord-tenant
disputes and other small claims. They also have jurisdiction over felony cases to determine probable
cause and civil infractions such as parking and traffic violations.


44th District Court Attorney

The Law Offices of Barton Morris has over 20 years of experience as defense attorneys and are familiar
with the 44 th District Court. They specialize in defending DUI offenses, marijuana & drug/controlled
substances possession or delivery offenses, firearms offenses, domestic violence cases and driver’s
license restoration.

Domestic Violence charges include:

  • Domestic Assault and Aggravated Domestic Assault
  • Assault and Battery
  • Assault with Intent to Commit Great Bodily Harm
  • Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
  • Aggravated Stalking
  • Unlawful Internet Posting

Drunk Driving (DUI/OWI) charges include:

  • Operating While Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Drugs
  • Operating While Visibly Impaired (OWVI)
  • Operating with Any Presence of a Schedule 1 Drug or Cocaine
  • Under Age 21 Operating with Any Bodily Alcohol Content
  • Super Drunk Driving

Drug Possession/Possession with Intent to Distribute

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance, Schedules 1-5

Weapon and Firearm offenses include:

  • Possession of a Firearm
  • Carrying a Concealed Weapon
  • Unlawful discharge of a firearm
  • Possession or Use of Firearm by a Person under the Influence

For representation in a case at the 44th District Court, please contact the Law Offices of Barton Morris at
(248) 368-0038 for a consultation.

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