Probate Court

Phone: 269-983-7111 x8365 
​Fax: 269-982-8644

The Probate Court has three Judges to serve you on cases involving general subject matters:

Decedent Estates & Wills
​Guardianships/Conservatorships
​Trusts
Mental Health
​Name Changes
​Emancipation

Hours of Court: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
​Monday through Friday

​Probate Counter/Customer Service
​Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

The mission of the Berrien County Probate Court is to secure the sound and efficient resolution of matters within an accessible and person-centered venue where every individual is treated with dignity and respect.

While there is no legal requirement that people retain attorneys for probate proceedings, it is highly recommended. Probate proceedings of all types can be complex and difficult to understand.

Disclaimer

This website was created by the Berrien County Probate Court as a public service. All information on this site is intended to be accurate, complete and timely; however, neither the Court nor Berrien County warrants the accuracy of the information contained herein nor are they responsible for any errors or omissions and they assume no liability for its use.

While the information on this site may be about legal issues, it is not intended as legal advice. This site includes links to other sites on the Internet. The Court and the County do not endorse any linked sites nor do they assume any responsibility for the content or availability of those sites.