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1st District Court

1st District Court

1st District Court Judges

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Honorable Jack Vitale
Chief Judge of Monroe County Courts
106 East First Street, Monroe, Michigan 48161 
(734) 240-7145    Fax (734) 240-7098

Judge Vitale received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Miami University,
Oxford, Ohio. He is a graduate of the University of Toledo College of Law.
The Judge was elected November 3, 1998. His office first commenced January 1, 1999





Honorable Terrence P. BronsonHon__Terrence_P__Bronson_for_web
Judge of the District Court - 1st District & Veterans' Court
106 East First Street, Monroe Michigan 48161
(734) 240-7135    Fax (734) 240-7098

Judge Bronson was educated at Villanova University and graduated law school from Cooley Law School. The Judge was elected November 1, 1988. His office first commenced January 1, 1989.





Judge_CalkinsHonorable Jarod M. Calkins
Judge of the District Court - 1st District
106 East First Street, Monroe Michigan 48161
(734) 240-7125    Fax (734) 240-7098

Judge Calkins received a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Toledo. He continued his education, graduating from the University of Toledo, College of Law. He was elected November 4, 2014, commencing his office on January 1, 2015.