Judge Erane WashingtonErane C. Washington, 14-B District Court Judge

Erane C. Washington was elected Judge of the 14-B District Court in 2020. Some of her proudest professional endeavors include being an Assistant Public Defender for the Washtenaw County Public Defender’s office for seven years and being recruited by Judge Donald E. Shelton of the Washtenaw County Circuit Court to serve as his Judicial Attorney. After working with Judge Shelton for six years, she left public service to start her own law practice. She has been practicing general civil, criminal defense, probate, and real estate for the past fourteen years. Judge Washington graduated from the James Madison College at Michigan State University in 1985 and Law School from the University of Michigan in 1993. She has resided in Ypsilanti Township for the past twenty-seven years, along with her husband Anthony; Both sons attended Lincoln Schools.

Judge Washington presides over Landlord-Tenant, Criminal, and General Civil matters, along with Recovery and Human Trafficking Court and a Domestic Violence specialty docket.

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