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 Ingham County, Michigan.


313 W. Kalamazoo
Lansing, MI 48933

Ingham County Probate Court Judges

Hon. Richard J. Garcia

  • Judge Garcia earned his B.A. from University of Notre Dame and his J.D. from the University of Michigan. Judge Garcia also has experience working in private practice for many different law firms and was a chairman of the Michigan Civil Rights Commission. Judge Garcia is also a adjunct professor at Cooley Law School.

Hon. Shauna Dunnings

  • Judge Dunnings earned her B.A. at the University of Michigan and her J.D. at Howard University School of Law. Judge Dunnings has experience as a court administrator and jury administrator for the 30th Circuit Court. She also has prior community involvement in the Trial Court Funding Commission, Resolution Services Center of Central Michigan, and many more!

Ingham County Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Thursday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
(517) 483-6300

Ingham County Probate Court Website

The Court has a very robust website, allowing you to do many things from the comfort of your home! You can do a court record search, look up the filing fees that need to be paid in various probate proceedings, and much more. Other services that the website offers are listed below. The Ingham County Probate Court website can be found at:

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

The Probate Pro is grateful to be able to practice law in Ingham 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.