Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers

Our Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers Are Protecting Barry County, Michigan from prosecutors, judges and police officers who want to hammer you with big fines and prison time!

The Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers of The Criminal Defense Law Center of West Michigan are here to aggressively defend your rights!  We understand that good people make mistakes! We also understand that good people sometimes get falsely accused of a crime they didn’t commit. Our Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers can guide you through the system. Our Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers will be there for you every step of the way!

Don’t wait, call the Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers at The Criminal Defense Law Center of West Michigan today at 616-438-6719 if you are being charged with a crime in Barry County, Michigan.

The Criminal Defense Law Center of West Michigan Services include Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers Who Represent:

Felony Drug Charges
Drug Possession
(DUI) OWI, Impaired Driving Defense
Criminal Sexual Conduct
Federal Criminal Defense
Arson Criminal Defense
Assault and Battery Defense
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense

Criminal charges in Barry County involving all criminal matters that carry a one-year sentence or more are heard in the circuit court. The district court has jurisdiction of misdemeanors, ordinances and preliminary examinations of all felony cases.

The Criminal Defense Law Center of West Michigan has the experienced Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers that you need to stand up against aggressive prosecutors and hostile police officers.  We know how aggressive the Barry County prosecutors can be.   Call The Criminal Defense Law Center of West Michigan today at 616-438-6719 if you are facing criminal charges in Barry County.  Our Barry County Criminal Defense Lawyers will work hard on your case!

According to Wikipedia, Barry County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 59,173. The county seat is Hastings. The county was formed by an act of the legislature of the Michigan Territory on April 29, 1829 and organized in 1839. It was named for William Taylor Barry, United States Postmaster General under President Andrew Jackson, making it one of Michigan’s “cabinet counties”. There were once several railroads that went through the county. The main schools are Hastings elementary, middle and high schools; Delton with its elementary, middle and high schools; and Middleville with its elementary, middle and high schools.

Barry County is part of the Grand RapidsWyoming, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area.

As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 59,173 people residing in the county. 96.9% were White, 0.5% Native American, 0.4% Black or African American, 0.4% Asian, 0.6% of some other race and 1.3% of two or more races. 2.3% were Hispanic or Latino (of any race). 19.8% were of German, 13.5% American, 12.1% English, 11.2% Dutch and 8.1% Irish ancestry.

As of the 2000 census,[11] there were 56,755 people, 21,035 households, and 15,986 families residing in the county. The population density was 102 people per square mile (39/km²). There were 23,876 housing units at an average density of 43 per square mile (17/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 97.39% White, 0.24% African American, 0.46% Native American, 0.27% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.50% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. 1.46% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 21.8% were of German, 13.6% English, 12.5% Dutch, 12.4% American and 9.6% Irish ancestry according to Census 2000. 98.2% spoke only English at home.

There were 21,035 households out of which 35.20% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.10% were married couples living together, 7.70% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.00% were non-families. 19.50% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.70% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.68 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the county, the population was spread out with 27.20% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 29.00% from 25 to 44, 24.60% from 45 to 64, and 11.80% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 99.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $46,820, and the median income for a family was $51,794. Males had a median income of $38,991 versus $26,387 for females. The per capita income for the county was $20,636. About 3.90% of families and 5.50% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.90% of those under age 18 and 5.90% of those age 65 or over.

Barry County Michigan Court Information

BARRY COUNTY
COURT / DIVISION ADDRESS / NUMBER JUDGES
5th Circuit Court Barry County Courthouse
220 W. State Street
Hastings, MI 49058
(269) 945-1286
Honorable William M. Doherty,
Chief Judge
Honorable Amy McDowell
56B District Court Courts & Law Building
206 W. Court St.
Hastings, MI 49058
(269) 945-1404
Honorable William M. Doherty,
Chief Judge
Honorable Michael Lee Schipper
Barry County Probate
Court
Courts & Law Building
206 W. Court St.
Hastings, MI 49058
(269) 945-1390
Honorable William M. Doherty,
Chief Judge

 

Our Criminal Defense Lawyers in West Michigan Proudly Serve: Kent County, Ottawa County, Allegan County, Ionia County, Barry County, Berrien County, Mason County, Manistee County, Mecosta County, Oceana County, Muskegon County, Montcalm County, Newaygo County, Kalamazoo County, Lake County, Van Buren County, and the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Our Grand Rapids Criminal Lawyers Also Proudly Serve The West Michigan Cities Of: Grand Rapids, Holland, Allendale, Wyoming, Kentwood, Grandville, Walker, Hudsonville, Grand Haven, Coopersville, Spring Lake, Ionia, Hastings, Stanton, White Cloud, Newaygo, Zeeland and Allegan.