Register in Probate / Juvenile Clerk Office
It is the responsibility of the Register in Probate to maintain and update files regarding probate of estates, guardianships, protective placements, adoptions and mental commitments. This is a statutory office, with the position of Register in Probate appointed by Honorable Steven P Anderson, Circuit Court Judge of Rusk County.
The Clerk of Juvenile Court files all documents and keeps the court records of the files pertinent to the children’s and juvenile justice code.
The goal of the Probate Office is to perform the duties as stated in Sections 851.72, 851.73, 851.74 and 865 of the Wisconsin Statutes and to follow the guidelines established by the judges in the 10th Judicial District.
The Rusk County Probate Office strives to serve the public in a prompt, high-quality and professional manner that is within all applicable legal guidelines.