Register in Probate
The Register in Probate coordinates the judicial duties and administrative functions of Probate Court. The Register in Probate assists in the case management of estate proceedings, trusts, guardianships, conservatorships, protective placements, mental, alcohol and drug abuse commitments, and juvenile and adult adoptions. This office cannot provide legal advice.
The Juvenile Clerk is the custodian for records that include CHIPS, delinquency, JIPS, juvenile guardianships and termination of parental rights matters. The Juvenile Clerk ensures compliance with all statutory requirements under chapters 48 and 938 of the Wisconsin Statutes. This office cannot provide legal advice.
How to Petition for Guardianship of a Minor (PDF)
How to Petition for Guardianship Due to Incompetency (PDF)
How to Petition for Termination of Parental Rights (PDF)
How to Open an Informal Probate (PDF)