Contact Information

Court Address and Hours

Probate Court of Cuyahoga County
1 Lakeside Avenue West
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Pursuant to Local Rule 53.1, all pleadings requiring a new case number or the payment of court costs shall be filed by 4:15 p.m. This includes anyone applying for a Marriage license. Marriage applications are only accepted up until 4:15 p.m.

Probate Court Main Telephone Operators
(216) 443-8785, (216) 443-8895

E-mail us at
Please Note: Probate Court will not accept any emails with attachments.

Department Phone
Accounts & Inventories (216) 443-8770
Adoption (216) 443-8989
Clerk's Office (formerly Applications & Cashier) (216) 443-8785
(216) 443-8895
E-File (216) 443-8948
Magistrates and Support Staff (216) 443-8970
Guardianship (216) 443-8995
Letters of Authority & Certified Copies (216) 443-8792
Marriage (216) 443-8920
Psychiatric (216) 443-8123

Interpretation Services

Please call (216) 443-8768 to inquire about Interpretation Services for hearings. Forty-eight (48) hours notice is needed. Telephonic interpretation is available for all non-hearing proceedings; twenty-four (24) hours notice is preferred. For additional information please visit the Ohio Supreme Court.

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