The Buffalo County
Probate Office strives to serve the public in a prompt, high quality and
professional manner that is within all applicable legal guidelines.
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 filled by judicial appointment.
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 District.
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