The Clermont County Probate Court has adopted amendments to the Clermont County Probate Court Rules of Practice and Procedure and New Standard Probate Forms effective November 1, 2021. You may review the Rules and Standard Probate forms on the Clermont County Probate website. https://probatejuvenile.clermontcountyohio.gov/

The new rules are as follows:

• Local Rule 59.1 Wills
• Local Rule 59.3 Lost, Spoliated, or Destroyed Will
• Local Rule 62.1 Claims; Insolvency; Medicaid; Support Arrearage; Release from Administration; Adoption and Name Change Proceedings
• Local Rule 66.04 Durable Power of Attorney
• Local Rule 66.12 Inventory, Fund Release, and Expenditures
• Local Rule 68.4 Application for Court to Create Statutory Minor Trust
• Local Rule 70.1 Settlement of Claims for Wrongful Death
• Local Rule 71.1 Attorney Fees in Decedent’s Estates

The new Local Standard Probate Forms are as follows:

• Form 2.01 – Application to Admit Lost, Spoliated, or Destroyed Will to Probate
• Form 2.02 – Entry Setting Hearing and Ordering Notice
• Form 2.03 – Waiver of Notice and Consent to Admit Lost, Spoliated, or Destroyed Will to Probate
• Form 2.04 – Notice of Hearing on Application to Admit Lost, Spoliated, or Destroyed Will to Probate
• Form 18.2A – Notice to Parent of Right to Counsel
• Form 18.10 – Entry Appointing Counsel
• Form 15.51 – Report of Newly Discovered Assets
• Form 60.0 – Application for Court to Create Statutory Minor Trust and Approve Trust Agreement
• Form 60.1 – Waiver of Notice and Consent to Appointment of a Trustee of a Statutory Minor Trust
• Form 60.2 – Irrevocable Trust Agreement (Minor)
• Form 60.3 – Entry Creating Statutory Minor Trust and Approving Trust Agreement
• Form 60.4 – Entry Ordering Deposit of Statutory Minor Trust Funds
• Form 14.4 – Affidavit of Medical Claims and Subrogation
• Form 14.9 – Application to Appoint a Guardian Ad Litem
• Form 14.9E – Entry Appointing Guardian Ad Litem
• Form 15.15 – Application for Court to Create Wrongful Death Trust and Approve Trust Agreement
• Form 15.16 – Irrevocable Trust Agreement (Wrongful Death)
• Form 15.18 – Entry Creating Wrongful Death Trust and Approving Trust Agreement
• Form 15.19 – Entry Ordering Deposit of Wrongful Death Trust Funds
• Form 210.05 – Certificate of Fee Agreement

Please contact the court at 732-7243, option #6 if you have any questions.