State statutes vest the Probate Court with original and exclusive jurisdiction of juvenile delinquents, abused and neglected children, and termination of parental rights and adoption proceedings. The Juvenile Division of Probate Court or, simply Juvenile Court is charged with authority over such cases.
The Judge of Probate has jurisdiction of decedent's guardians of legally incapacitated persons, conservators, mental commitments, change of name, emancipation of minors, orders for persons with communicable diseases, parental consent bypass, and other.
In a nutshell, Probate Court: (Handles guardianships, mental commitments, the establishment of decedents' wills, name changes, estates, and decisions relating to the administration of the estates of minors and individuals adjudged to be incompetent to manage their own affairs. Also Family Court: Divorce with children, delinquency, neglect/abuse, adoptions and personal protection petitions).
||Judge Daniel E. Hass - Judge of Probate
Phone: (906) 863-2634
Fax: (906) 863-9904
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||Courthouse - 1st Floor
839 10th Avenue
Menominee, MI 49858
||8:00am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday