7th Probate Court

7th Probate Court
200 Division St., Suite 280
Petoskey, MI  49770
(231) 348-1764

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday



Probate Court Judge
The Hon. Frederick Mulhauser








Probate Court Staff

Court Administrator
Lisa Muneio

Register of Probate
Debra Niswander

Juvenile Register
Cindy Brubacher

About the Probate & Family Court

The Probate Court division handles wills, administers estates and trusts, appoints guardians and conservators, and orders treatment for mentally ill and developmentally disabled persons. There are 78 probate courts in Michigan; probate judges are elected for six-year terms. The court is located on the upper level of the County Building.


Additional Resources

Peace of Mind:  A Guide to Medical and Legal Decisions 

Additional Court information: www.michigan.gov

Probate Court Forms as approved by the State of Michigan

All State Court Administrative Office Approved Court Forms

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey, MI 49770
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