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Probate Court

 

Welcome to the Lexington County Probate Court. It is located on the main floor of the Lexington County Judicial Center in downtown Lexington on the corner of East Main Street (US- 1) and South Lake Drive (SC-6). Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

 

The Probate Court handles estate administration, application and issuance of marriage licenses, guardianships for adults, conservatorships for adults and minors, and mental health commitments.

 

Mission Statement

“The mission of the Lexington County Probate Court is to administer justice with fairness, integrity, and compassion, to resolve matters before the court in a dignified manner with competent and motivated personnel, and to provide courteous and prompt service in a way that inspires public confidence and trust."                      

                                                                                                                  - Dan Eckstrom

                                                                                                                    Probate Judge

 

These pages are intended as a general overview of the estate process. You should consult your attorney for specific legal issues.