Welcome to the Family Court.
The Oneida Family Court is a court convened to decide matters and make orders in relation to family law, such as divorce, child support, and custody of children. The court is tasked with:
- Providing for the administration of law and justice;
- Exercising the inherent power to apply and enforce Oneida law as it pertains to the family and/or children;
- Providing a knowledgeable, fair, and impartial forum for the resolution of all family law matters; and
- Supporting a separation of Tribal governmental powers.
Marcus Zelenski, Judge
Robert J. Collins, II, Judge
Pixie DeGrand, Clerk of Court
Kristina Denny, Clerk of Court
Guardian Ad Litem (GAL)
A GAL is an individual appointed by the court to represent the best interests of a child or other individual involved in a court case. Serving as a GAL is a unique opportunity for community members with a sincere concern for the well-being of children.
Policies and procedures governing GALs: