the Home Page for the Probate Court of Cuyahoga County
What is the Probate Court?
The Probate Court is established
in each county of Ohio to supervise the administration of the estate of a
decedent who was a legal resident in the county at the time of his or her
death. Each transaction involved in the administration of an estate is
subject to the examination and approval of the Probate Court.
matters within the Probate Court's jurisdiction are: issuance of marriage
licenses, adoptions, guardianship proceedings, the involuntary commitment of
the mentally ill, and land appropriation cases.
For information on the Cuyahoga County Court House, click here.
Local Rules of the Court