Our Hours

  • Monday - Friday
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Probate and Guardianship

The Probate Division hears cases related to Estates and Guardianships as well as Mental Health (Baker Act), Substance Abuse (Marchman Act), Adult Protective Services, Developmental Disabilities and Tuberculosis Control.

Programs and Services

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Estate Planning

Estate planning covers the transfer of property at death in addition to other personal matters and may involve tax planning.


Guardianship is a legal proceeding in which a guardian exercises the legal rights of an incapacitated person who lacks the ability to care for himself.
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Mental Health/Substance Abuse

The Probate Division hears cases for the involuntary evaluation and treatment of mentally ill persons and those with a substance abuse problem.
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Department of Translation and Interpretation

Court Interpreters interpret and translate verbal and written communications from a non-English to English language in court proceedings.
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Probate Attorneys' Corner

Find relevant information on filing fees, FAQ's and Clerk's Docket to assist attorneys in expediting the Probate court process.
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Ex Parte Hearing and Case Manager Review

Attorneys are to submit ex parte petitions through the e-Courtesy 'No Hearing' folder.