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Continuing a Hearing

Information and Procedure    
Except on motion of the Court, no continuance shall be granted in the absence of proof of reasonable notice to, or consent by, the adverse party or the adverse party’s counsel. Failure to object to the continuance within a reasonable time after receiving notice shall be considered consent to the continuance.  [Local Rule 56]

Motions for continuance shall be submitted in writing with the proper caption and case number. A proposed entry shall be filed with the motion/application for continuance. If you are a Pro Se litigant, you may file LCPC Form 28.1.

Initial Deposit ( Cash / Check / Money Order Only) $5.00
Application to Continue Hearing with Entry (LCPC Form 28.1)

All forms can be mailed to:
Lake County Probate Court
P.O. Box 490
Painesville, Ohio 44077
Pro Se Application for Continuance
LCPC Form 28.1 (Pro Se) Application To Continue Hearing with Entry$5.00 Filing Fee