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 Livingston County, Michigan. 


Fun Facts about Livingston County

In 2017, Livingston County, MI had a population of 187 thousand people with a median age of 42.9 and a median household income of $78,430. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Livingston County, MI grew from 185,841 to 186,946, a 0.595% increase and its median household income grew from $76,764 to $78,430, a 2.17% increase. The median property value in Livingston County, MI is $218,700, and the homeownership rate is 85.4%. Most people in Livingston County, MI commute and the average commute time is 31 minutes. The average car ownership in Livingston County, MI is 2 cars per household.


Judicial Center
204 S Highlander Way, Suite 2
Howell, MI 48843

Livingston County Probate Court Judges

Hon. Miriam A. Cavanaugh

  • Judge Cavanaugh was a Summa Cum Laude Graduate of U of D Mercy and Magna Cum Laude graduate of U of D Mercy Law School. From 2000-2003, Judge Cavanaugh held a position at Michigan Court of Appeals and from 2003-2012 at Livingston County Prosecutor’s Office.

Livingston County Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm
(517) 546-3750

Livingston County Probate Court Website

The Livingston County Probate Court has a very robust website, allowing you to do many things from the comfort of your home! You can look up the probate court docket, search 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 Livingston County Probate Court website can be found at:

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

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