Location and Office Hours

Courthouse
Second Level
Room 201

414 W. Main St.
PO Box 97
Ellsworth, WI 54011

General Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
(Closed Holidays)

Phone: 715.273.6752
Fax: 715.273.6794

Staff Contacts

Probate Registrar
Register in Probate /
Juvenile Clerk
Carol DeWolf - EXT 6460
carol.dewolf@wicourts.gov


Deputy Register in Probate / Deputy Juvenile Clerk
Jenny Fitzgerald - EXT 6461


 

 

 

REGISTER IN PROBATE - Fees


Description

Fee
Form Packets $10.00

Inventory Fee: a) assets of $10,000 or less and for guardianship/conservatorships with assets under $50,000.

b) estates assets over $10,000 and guardianships/conservatorships assets over $50,000

a) $20.00

b) .2% of inventory

Certification $3.00
Copies (and comparing) $1.00
per page
Filing a claim against estate $3.00
Searching for files or records $4.00
Wills for safekeeping $10.00
Exemplifications $9.00
+ copy fee
Termination of Life Estate $3.00
Certification of Judgement or Descent

See inventory filing fee above

Grandparent or Step-Parent Visitation Action $60.00
Objection to Probate of Will $20.00
Health Care Power of Attorney/Declaration to Physicians (Living Will) $8.00