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Probate Department

The Probate Department processes pleadings and judicial orders that validate wills, appoint executors or administrators and settle estates. The department also handles estate cases, guardianship for individuals under age 17, trusts, curatorships, infant settlements under $10,000 and name changes for adults and children.

Contact Information

Probate Department
Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Louis D. Brandeis Hall of Justice
Room 3001
600 W. Jefferson St.
Louisville, KY 40202
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Phone: 502-595-4434



8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.