Welcome to the Probate Court

The Probate Court provides only statutorily mandated services.  The major activities include filing and safekeeping of wills, probating of estates of deceased persons, trust administration, appointment and supervision of guardians and conservators for minors, adults, and developmentally disabled persons and processing mental health matters

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(We are closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch)

Closed Monday February 15, 2016 for President's Day 


Veterans Memorial Courthouse 
313 W. Kalamazoo, Lansing, MI  48933

Contact Us:

Phone:  (517) 483-6300 press 8
Fax:  (517) 483-6150

For online records search:
click here 

Record Search:

There is a $2.00 fee for record searches by mail
Please provide a self addressed stamped envelope for the return of the search
George Strander
Court Administrator & Probate Register
E-mail the court administrator