Local Attorneys, regularly practicing in the 16TH District Court which represents the City of Livonia
Have you been charged with a Civil Infraction or Criminal Matter in the City of Livonia? Are you looking for an attorney who regularly practices in the 16TH District Court, which governs all misdemeanor criminal cases that take place in Livonia? If so, then the Lawyers of Garmo & Kiste, PLC are right for you.
With our office located less than twenty minutes from the 16TH District Court, and having handled many Criminal Defense / Traffic cases in Livonia, the attorneys of Garmo & Kiste, PLC are here to serve you. Our lawyers offer solutions that are tailored to fit your own specific needs, and understand how important your matter is. Though we can never guarantee you a particular result, you can count on our hard work, dedication, and commitment.
|Why hire us?|
The 16th District Court Livonia is a State of Michigan Court which is administered by two elected District Judges who serve 6 year terms. The 16TH District Court is located at 32765 5 Mile Road, Livonia, MI 48154-304, and its two Judges, arethe Hon. Sean P. Kavanaghand the Hon. Kathleen J. McCann. A Magistrate appointed by the Judges, assists with Informal Hearings on Civil Infractions, Arraignments on Ordinance cases and Hearings on Small Claims.The District Court has jurisdiction of all City Ordinance violations and State Law Misdemeanors. The Court also conducts Preliminary Examinations of Felony Cases.
The State is divided into judicial districts, each of which is an administrative unit subject to the control of the Supreme Court of the State of Michigan. The 16TH District Court Division was established by the State of Michigan to render judicial decisions for the citizens of the City of Livonia.
Having handled a great number of Criminal and Traffic cases in volume in the 16TH District Court which serves the City of Livonia, our attorneys are familiar with the City Attorneys, Wayne Counties’ Prosecutors, and the Judges of the 16TH District Court. Through their experiences and the relationships they have built with the 16TH District Court, our attorneys can anticipate the Judges’ responses, understand how the Prosecutors (i.e. Donald Knapp, Paul Bernier, and Mike Fisher) will want to proceed, and with that knowledge can negotiate the best deal for our clients in efforts of removing as much uncertainty from the legal justice system as possible.
Remember, Judges have a tremendous amount of discretion when imposing your punishment. Without us, or another competent attorney, you may say or do the wrong thing, increasing your punishment. For more information or to retain Garmo & Kiste, PLC call us at (248) 398-7100 for a free consultation or contact us with a private message.
For more information on specific crimes, or traffic offenses, please click the applicable link below:
- Retail Fraud
- Probation Violation
- Domestic Violence
- UIP/Indecent Exposure
- Disturbing the Peace
- Assault and Battery
- Obstruction of Police/False Information to a Police Officer
- Malicious Use of a Telephone/Telephone Harassment
- Malicious Destruction of Property
- Receiving/Concealing Stolen Property
- Bad Checks/NSF
- Juvenile Delinquency
- Fake or Forged ID
- Leaving the Scene of an Accident
- Superdrunk/High BAC
- Marijuana Use/Possession
- Operating within the Presence of Drugs
- Prescription Drug Crimes
- Michigan Open Container Law
- How to Clean Your Criminal Record – Expungement
- Ineligible for an Expungement, now what?
- Representing Victims of Crimes
- Drunk Driving / DUI / OWI / OWVI
- Michigan Local Courts
- Michigan Local Universities
16th District Court:
- 16th District Court, 32765 5 Mile Road
Livonia, MI 48154-304
- Serving Livonia
- Phone: 734-466-2500