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OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY

ADMINISTRATION


Jeff Getting
Prosecuting Attorney

Jeff has practiced law in Kalamazoo County for over 23 years. As an Assistant Prosecutor from 1990-1998, he successfully prosecuted thousands of cases, including several homicides, drug cases and sex crimes. Working primarily in Circuit Court, Jeff routinely handled the toughest, most high-profile and difficult to prosecute cases in Kalamazoo County. After being in private practice for 14 years, Jeff was elected Prosecuting Attorney in 2012.

A lifelong West Michigander, Jeff was born and raised in Wyoming, Michigan, graduating from Wyoming Rogers High School in 1982. He then moved to Kalamazoo to attend Western Michigan University, completing dual degrees in Criminal Justice and Sociology. Jeff earned his law degree from Indiana University School of Law - Bloomington in 1989.

In the community, Jeff serves (or has served) on the Board of Directors for Guardian Advocacy and Finance Services, the Kalamazoo County Bar Association and the State Bar of Michigan's Attorney Discipline Board Hearing Panel. He is also a member of Kiwanis and coaches West Portage Little League.


Carrie Klein
Chief Assistant

Carrie has been an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Kalamazoo County since joining the office in 1985. She has worked in all areas of the Office, handling cases in District Court, Probate Court and in both the Trial Division and Family Division of the Circuit Court. Carrie holds a degree in Criminal Justice from Grand Valley State College. She received her law degree in 1984 from Wayne State University Law School and also graduated as a 1984 member of the Wayne State Law School Chapter of the Order of the Coif. Carrie serves as a member of the Kalamazoo Assault Intervention Program, the Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team and the Kalamazoo Consortium Elder Abuse Task Force. Carrie became the Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in January 2005.

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