District Court judges are elected for terms of six years in non-partisan elections. The Honorable Sara S. Lisznyai has been presiding over the District Court 2B, Hillsdale County, Michigan since 2015.


  • Qualified Elector
  • Resident of the District
  • Juris Doctor Degree
  • State Bar Examination
  • Five Years of Active Legal Practice
  • Under 70 years of age
  • Appointment or Election to the Bench