Probate Court: 740.283.8593    |    Juvenile Court: 740.283.8557

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PROBATE COURT

Jefferson County, Ohio

Probate Court is a division of the Courts of Common Pleas in Ohio. Probate Court has exclusive jurisdiction over certain special types of cases: estates, guardianships of incompetent persons and minors, name changes of adults and minors, and adoptions. The Probate Court also issues marriage licenses, approves minor’s settlements, establishes conservatorships, and a host of other matters.

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JUVENILE COURT

Jefferson County, Ohio

The Juvenile Court has jurisdiction over all delinquent children, issues of parentage, custody, child support, dependency, and truancy. The Jefferson County Juvenile Detention Center and special dockets also fall under the Juvenile Court System.
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