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 Muskegon County, Michigan.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Muskegon County Probate Court is to provide a forum to administer justice, a staff that is professional, knowledgeable and able to provide courteous and effective service.


990 Terrace Street, 5th Floor
Muskegon, MI 49442

Muskegon County Probate Court Judges

Hon. Gregory C. Pittman

  • Judge Pittman received his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University in 1983 and his J.D. from Indiana University in 1987. Pittman has worked in both the public sector and the private practice of law. He served with the Michigan Department of Commerce, the Kent County Public Defenders Office and as a Magistrate for the 60th Judicial District. He worked with the firm Williams, Hughes, Corwin and Sinningerand as adjunct family member at Muskegon Community College.

Hon. Brenda E. Sprader

  • Judge Sprader received her undergraduate degree from Grand Valley State University and her J.D. from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Judge Spade won the general election on November 8, 2016 and owns her own law practice, Brenda E. Sprader at Law, PLC.

Muskegon County Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Friday, 8am – noon; 1pm – 5pm
(231) 724-6241

Muskegon 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 pay your Probate Costs online, 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 Muskegon County Probate Court website can be found at:

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

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