Probate & Guardianship Division

The Circuit Courts in Florida are the trial courts of general jurisdiction. The Probate Division of the Circuit Court has jurisdiction of proceedings relating to the settlement of the estates of decedents and minors, the granting of wills, guardianship, involuntary hospitalization, and the determination of competency. The Probate Division also has jurisdiction over proceedings relating to the Jimmy Ryce Act (sexual predator) and hears all jury trials and hearings regarding these matters.

Examining Committee

General Information

Travel voucher

Official mileage website

Uniform expert witness invoice

Examining Committee Member Report to the Court [PDF]

Examining Committee Member Report to the Court [DOC]



First Meeting Letter

Committee List

Related Links

IRSC Guardianship Training website