To provide the Probate Court and the citizens of Manitowoc County with assistance in probate, adoption, civil commitment and guardianship matters in a timely and cost effective manner. In addition, the Register shall act as Circuit Court Commissioner including serving in a back up capacity in Family Court.
Probate is the name used for the orderly transfer of assets after a death. Do not fear this office! We are here to help. Please call us if you have questions after reading the information on this website. Please also call if you receive information from another source that isn’t the same as what appears here. We want to help you comply with the law with the minimum amount of stress.