The Probate Court of West Haven services West Haven residents in relation to decedent’s estate matters, conservatorships, commitments, name changes, adoptions, terminations of parental rights and multiple types of guardianship matters. The West Haven Probate Court workload ranks as one of the busiest probate courts in Connecticut.
When most people think of the Probate Court, they think of the handling of decedent’s estate matters. While decedent’s estates is an important part of what we do in the West Haven Probate Court, we also handle a multitude of other matters. The Probate Court of West Haven services the people of the City of West Haven through the handling of the following matters:
Termination of parental rights
Guardian of estate
Guardianships of intellectually disabled persons
Involuntary mental commitments
Probable cause hearings
Probate Court Forms
Connecticut Probate Courts. The Connecticut Probate Courts website also provides specific information and printable booklets regarding the different types of matters the probate court handles.