Friend of the Court

Elizabeth Roszatycki, Director

Bay County Court Facility
1230 Washington Avenue, Suite 660
Voice: (989) 895-4295

The Friend of the Court provides services to parties with minor children involving divorce, family support, interstate and paternity cases. We are involved if your case is heard by the Circuit Court and if there are minor children involved. Our duties are custodyparenting time, and child support. (Read more about the jurisdiction of the Friend of the Court.) 

  • Read carefully about how to communicate with the Friend of the Court in Contact. Get names and extension numbers for employees assigned to your case in FOC Staff.
  • FOC Handbook tells you what we do in detail, covering common divorce-related disputes between parties and the Court, and Friend of the Court's role and actions in these disputes.

FOC Staff:

Elizabeth Roszatycki, Friend of the Court
Administrator to all Friend of the Court Operations

Michael Kinsella, Assistant Friend of the Court
Responsible for administrative and child support accounting matters


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