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 Marion County, Florida for the Marion County Probate Court.

Fun facts about Marion County

Marion County was named after Francis Marion, a Revolutionary War officer from South Carolina. The Creature from the Black Lagoon was filmed at Marion County’s Silver Springs. Film actor John Travolta lives in Ocala, Florida.


110 NW 1st Avenue
Ocala, FL 34475

Hours for Probate Services:

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST

Marion County Probate Court Judges:

Honorable Mary P. Hatcher

Judge Mary P. Hatcher received her B.A. from University of Tampa in 1984 and her J.D. from Stetson University in 1989. Judge Hatcher began service on the Circuit Court Bench in 2014

Marion County 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 and other frequently asked questions. Go to for more information.

Venue and Jurisdiction

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

Probate Lawyer near me

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