Due to the COVID-19 virus and the State of Emergency declared by the President of the United States, the Governor of the State of Ohio, and the commissioners of Trumbull County, Ohio, and also due to the "Stay at Home" Order of the Governor of the State of Ohio, the Trumbull County Probate Court is open for essential services only at this time.
If you would like to contact the Court about an essential matter, please call the Court at (330) 675-2521. A Court employee may assist you or you will be asked to leave a message. Court staff will be monitoring the messages during normal business hours.
IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY OR YOU OR SOMEONE ELSE IS IN DANGER, PLEASE CALL 9-1-1.
The Court requests that all filings be made by mail, fax, or through the Court's e-filing system at this time.
Until further notice, all hearings will be either continued or conducted remotely (by telephone or video) at the Judge or Magistrate's sole discretion. If a hearing is being conducted telephonically, the Court will contact all counsel and unrepresented parties to make arrangements.
Due to website performance issues caused by recent changes to Internet Explorer, the Court recommends that persons wishing to utilize this site use an alternative internet browser.
WELCOME TO YOUR PROBATE COURT
The Trumbull County Probate Court serves the citizens of Trumbull County during some of their most vulnerable and life-changing events with compassion, professionalism, and fairness. By law, the Probate Court is responsible for over two hundred separate duties, from estates, guardianships, and marriage licenses to adoptions, changes of name, and mental health matters. In addition to its judicial and administrative functions, the Court reaches out into the community to lend assistance to our most vulnerable citizens with programs such as the Guardian Angels, the Senior Court Assistance Program, and the Veterans Assistance Program. The Court welcomes you to view this site and explore all the ways that the Probate Court can serve you.
JUDGE JAMES A. FREDERICKA