Hear and decide cases in family law and paternity matters, as well as hearing cases as a judicial court commissioner in small claims, criminal bail and other matters.
Family Court Education Services
Provide information and orders for parties to attend educational classes in co-parenting issues for divorcing and paternity couples.
Forms are available to obtain mediation for parties involved in family court litigation.
Public Assistance in Family Law Matters
Provide information and forms to bring pro se motions and stipulations in court. Distribute information on Wisconsin family law statutes.
The Family Court Commissioner or Assistant Family Court Commissioner can conduct wedding ceremonies at the courthouse. Call the office at 920-683-4493 to schedule a wedding between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM Monday through Friday.
It is the policy of Manitowoc County to comply with the equal opportunity policy and standards of the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, the Department of Health Services and the Department of Workforce Development and all applicable state and federal statutes and regulations relating to nondiscrimination in employment and service delivery.