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 Manatee County, Florida.

Fun facts about Manatee County

Manatee county is of course named for the Florida manatee, Florida’s official marine mammal! Tropicana was founded in Manatee County in the 1950s. They were bought by PepsiCo but continue operations in Manatee County to this day.

Manatee County Probate Court Address

1115 Manatee Avenue West

Bradenton, FL 34205

Hours for Probate Services:

Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST

Manatee County Probate Court Judges

Judge Deno G. Economou

Judge Deno G. Economou received his B.A. from Davidson College in 1970 and his J.D. from Duke University in 1973. Judge Economou began his service on the Circuit Court Bench in 1999.

Probate Court Website

So much of the business conducted at the courthouse can actually be completed online, by mail, or by phone! Search for information from the court docket, look up forms, and pay online. The website also has general information about what probate is, what a guardianship is, and what a will is. Go to for more information.

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

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