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Hocking County

Juvenile & Probate Courts

Welcome to the Hocking County Juvenile & Probate Courts

Location

Hocking County Courthouse
1 East Main Street, P.O. Box 950
Logan Ohio 43138

Hours

Monday - Friday

Probate Court: 8:30am - 400pm
Juvenile Court: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Contact

Probate Court: (740) 385-3022
Juvenile Court: (740) 385-3615
 

Probate Court

Welcome to the Hocking County Probate Court website. We hope this site will provide you with information and resources regarding probate services and cases, forms, Local Rules, and access to case dockets (except confidential proceedings).

The Probate Court is responsible for the issuance of marriage licenses, the administration of decedent’s estates, the application and administration of guardianships for incompetents and minors, adoptions, name changes, birth corrections and other various actions. The Probate Court also approves settlements in minor injury claims and wrongful death actions.

Probate proceedings can be quite complex and filings will require knowledge of Ohio statutes, case law, and rules. You are strongly encouraged to seek the advice of an attorney who is experienced in probate law to assist you in any type of probate case.

The Judge and the Deputy Clerks are prohibited by law from assisting you with any aspect of your case, including but not limited to answering legal questions, determining what forms are required, and assisting with the completion of those forms.

Juvenile Court

Welcome to the Hocking County Juvenile Court website. We hope this site will provide you with information and resources regarding juvenile services and cases, forms, Local Rules, and access to case dockets (except confidential proceedings).

Some Juvenile Court cases are confidential. These cases types are: Abuse, Neglect and Dependency, and most juvenile records. Private Custody and Child Support cases are not confidential.

Juvenile proceedings can be quite complex and filings will require knowledge of Ohio statutes, case law, and rules. You are strongly encouraged to seek the advice of an attorney who is experienced in juvenile law to assist you in any type of juvenile case.

The Judge and the Deputy Clerks are prohibited by law from assisting you with any aspect of your case, including but not limited to answering legal questions, determining what forms are required, and assisting with the completion of those forms.

Disclaimer

Hocking County presents the information on this web site as a service to the public free of charge. We have tried to ensure that the information contained in this electronic document is accurate and up to date. Hocking County reserves the right to make changes and improvements at any time and without notice and makes no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or at other sites to which we link. Hocking County is not liable for errors, omissions or discrepancies contained on this site.

Court Staff

Judge Jonah M. Saving
Jamie Green Juvenile Court Administrator
Jean Crawford Probate Court Administrator

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