The Probate Pro provides probate legal representation throughout the State of Michigan, Illinois and Florida. If you live in any of these States, we want to help you stay informed on the probate court in your county. We’ve put together some vital information for people residing in Calhoun County, Michigan.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Calhoun County Probate Court is to resolve legal matters by providing provide timely, fair and just service to all.


161 E. Michigan Avenue
Battle Creek, MI 49014-4066


Public parking is available off Division Street, immediately to the side and back of the Court building and off E. Michigan behind the Fire Department.

Calhoun County Probate Court Judges

Hon. Michael L. Jaconette

  • Judge Jaconette is the Chief Judge of the Probate Court. Judge Jaconette attending undergraduate at the University of Michigan and obtained his J.D. at The University of Georgia School of Law. Judge Jaconette was a Calhoun County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 1993-2010, Probate Judge for Calhoun County, Elected November 2010, and Chief Probate Judge, Appointed April 2011 to present.

Calhoun County Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Thursday, 8am – 5pm
Friday, 9am – 5pm
(269) 781-0700

Calhoun County Probate Court Website

The Court has a great, interactive website that allows you to do many things from the comfort of your home! Of those things, you can search the public records, see the court agenda, look for employment opportunities and report a problem. The Calhoun County Probate Court website can be found at:

Security Requirements

No cell phones, cameras or electronic recording devices, and no weapons or cutting instruments allowed. After May 1, 2020, cell phones will be permitted for all patrons.

Venue and Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction relates to which matters will be heard in a court. The Court has jurisdiction over deceased probate estates, trusts, mental health, registrations of foreign births, guardianships, and conservatorships. While, venue describes what court you should go to. Calhoun County Probate Court is the correct venue for people who are domiciled in Calhoun County or have property in Calhoun County.

Probate Lawyer near me

The Probate Pro is grateful to be able to practice law in Calhoun County. The Probate Pro is here to help you navigate this journey by focusing on your goals.  If you have any questions concerning any aspect of the law, let me know. My direct line is 248-399-3300 or toll free: 833-PROBATE.