United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
United States federal district court in Michigan
|United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan|
|Appeals to||Sixth Circuit|
|Established||February 24, 1863|
|Chief Judge||Robert James Jonker|
|Officers of the court|
|U.S. Attorney||Andrew Byerly Birge|
The United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan (in case citations, W.D. Mich.) is the federal district court with jurisdiction over of the western portion of the state of Michigan, including the entire Upper Peninsula and the Lower Peninsula from Lansing westward.
Appeals from the Western District of Michigan are taken to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (except for patent claims and claims against the U.S. government under the Tucker Act, which are appealed to the Federal Circuit).
The current acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Michigan is Andrew Byerly Birge, who was appointed on January 20, 2017.