Gwinnett Probate Court



County Seat: Lawrenceville

Est. 1818

Cherokee Cession of 1817 and Creek Cession of 1818.

Button Gwinnett (1735–1777), one of Georgia's delegates to the Continental Congress who signed the Declaration of Independence.

433 sq mi (1,121 km2)

Probate Court of Gwinnett County

Judge Christopher A. Ballar

Associate Judge Hillary B. Cranford

General Information: 770-822-8250

Estate Division Fax: 770-822-8217

Vital Record Division Fax: 770-822-8008


Probate Court email:

Judicial Executive Assistant: Jennifer Chamblee

Calendar Coordinator: Joy Dennis

Probate Court Administrator/Chief Clerk: Jenny Mitchell

Court Associate Supervisors (Estate Division): Adisa Ahmetspahic; Martha Wade

Court Associate Supervisor (Vital Record Division): Betty Leach

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 

  • Administration of Estates
  • Involuntary Hospitalization/Outpatient Evaluations
  • Birth and Death Certificates
  • Marriage License
  • Certificates of Residence
  • Probate of Wills
  • Conservators for Minors
  • Temporary and Permanent Guardians of Minors
  • Fireworks Permits
  • Uniform Transfer to Minor’s Act-Custodian Changes
  • Guardians and Conservators of Adults
  • Weapons Carry Licenses

Legal Organ:

Gwinnett Daily Post

(770) 963-9205

Legal Organ

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