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Probate Judge Mark J. Bartolotta

Lake County Court of Common Pleas: Probate Division
Lake County Courthouse, West Annex
25 North Park Place
Painesville, OH 44077

Mailing Address:
Lake County Court of Common Pleas: Probate Division
P.O Box 490
Painesville, OH 44077

Phone: (440) 350-2626
Fax: (440) 350-2628

Hours of Service:
8:00am to 4:30pm

*Closed on holidays observed by the County 

Department Directory

General Inquiries 
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Court Hearing Information (Bailiff’s Office) 

Marriage Department

Accounts Department
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Adult Guardianship 
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Civil Cases
Minor Guardianship / Minor Settlements


Civil Commitment Cases 

Full Administration/ Insolvency/ Wrongful Death
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Inventory On Estates

Release of Administration / Short Form Release
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Trust Cases