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 Seminole County, Florida.
What is probate?
The Seminole County Probate Court websites defines Probate as the legal process through which the assets of a deceased person are properly distributed to the heirs or beneficiaries. The Court oversees the estate to make sure debts are paid and proper distribution is made.
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Sanford, FL 32771
Seminole County Probate Court Judges
Hon. John D. Galluzzo
- Judge Galluzzo received his B.A. in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida and his J.D. from Nova Southeastern College of Law. Before Judge Galluzzo served as a judge, he worked as an Assistant Public Defender, an associate at a private firm, and as an Assistant State Attorney. In his off time, Judge Galluzzo is a baseball, football and lacrosse coach.
Hon. Kenneth Lester Jr.
- Judge Lester Jr. earned his B.S. and M.S. from University of Central Florida. He also received his J.D. from University of Florida College of Law. Prior to becoming a Judge for Seminole County Probate Court, Judge Lester Jr. worked for multiple different private law firms specializing in Civil and Criminal matters.
Seminole County Hours and Phone Number
Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm
Seminole 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, search records, and much more! Other services that the website offers are listed below. The Seminole County Probate Court website can be found at: https://www.seminoleclerk.org/departments/probate/
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. Seminole County Probate Court is the correct venue for people who are domiciled in Seminole County or have property in Seminole 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.