For the safety and well-being of our employees and court users and as authorized by Michigan Supreme Court's Administrative Order 2020-2, Cass County Courts will be closed to the general public except for essential functions involving health and safety and Constitutional rights pursuant to a Local Administrative Order.


The Courts have developed an Emergency Operations Plan to outline procedures for emergency proceedings.


We will continue to keep you informed and updated as this situation develops.  If you have specific questions regarding your case, please contact your attorney or call the court at numbers provided on our Emergency Operations Plan.


Statement from the Michigan Supreme Court on Matters Concerning Children


FAQ's about Custody and Parenting Time during COVID-19


The Cass County Probate Court processes a variety of different proceedings including estates, guardianships, conservatorships, wills filed for safekeeping, trust proceedings, mental health treatment, among other matters. Additionally,  adoptions, name changes, and emancipations are processed through Probate Court.

LEGAL DISCLAIMER: Disclaimer: This website is intended to provide you with general information and forms regarding probate proceedings. The Court and the Court’s staff are prohibited by law from providing legal advice and assistance in completing forms. Forms and instructions provided here are intended to provide general information concerning filing procedures and may be useful as a guide. This is the only assistance that can be provided by the court’s staff. If, after reviewing this information, you have any questions or need assistance in completing the forms consider contacting an attorney for assistance.