Register in Probate / Juvenile Clerk
Deputy Register in Probate / Deputy Juvenile Clerk
1313 Belknap Street
Ph: (715) 395-1220
Fx: (715) 395-1550
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
It is the responsibility of the Register in Probate to maintain and update files regarding probate of estates, guardianships, protective placements, adoptions, and mental commitments. This is a statutory office with the position of Register in Probate filled by judicial appointment.
The goal of the Probate Office is to perform the duties as stated in Sections 851.72, 851.73, 851.74, and 865 of the Wisconsin Statutes
and to follow the guidelines established by the judges in the 10th District.
The Clerk of Juvenile Court files all documents and keeps the court records of the files pertinent to the children's and juvenile justice code.
The Douglas County Probate Office strives to serve the public in a prompt, high-quality, and professional manner that is within all applicable legal guidelines.
Register in Probate Office staff cannot give legal advice. Please contact an attorney if you have legal questions or call the lawyer referral service at (800) 362-9082.