Lapeer County Government
The Probate Court is divided into two distinct areas: 1) The Estate Division handles deceased estates, guardianships, conservatorships, mental cases, trusts, name changes and other miscellaneous items. 2) the Juvenile Division consists of caseworkers who monitor delinquent children, those being under the age of 17 years. Also, the courts hear neglect and abuse petitions, however, those are serviced after adjudication by the Family Independence Agency.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:
To provide good efficient service to the residents of the County of Lapeer as it pertains to the duties granted to the Probate Court by Michigan Law.