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 Eaton County, Michigan.



1045 Independence Boulevard

Charlotte, MI 48813

Eaton County Probate Judges

Hon. Thomas K. Byerley

  • Judge Byerley is a graduate of Western Michigan University and the University of Toledo College of Law. Before taking the bench, Judge Byerley practiced law with the Okemos firm of White, Schneider, Young & Chiodini, PC, where he engaged in probate and estate planning and general litigation. Before joining that firm, Judge Byerley spent ten years at the State Bar of Michigan, where he served as the Ethics Counsel for all lawyers and judges in the State of Michigan.

Probate Court Website

The Eaton county Probate court has a very robust website and offers many services. Some of the services that you can do from the comfort of your home include looking up agenda & minutes, assumed name search, court livestream and many more! More services and resources are listed below. The court website can be found using the following URL:

Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

The Probate Pro is grateful to be able to practice law in Eaton County. We are here to help you navigate this journey by focusing on your goals.  If you have any questions concerning any aspect of the law, call The Probate Pro at (833) PROBATE.