Judge

Jennifer L. Springer
740-393-6798
probatejuvenile@co.knox.oh.us

Magistrate

Jay W. Nixon
740-393-6798
jaynixon@co.knox.oh.us

Court Administrator

Diane Randall
740-393-6798
dianerandall@co.knox.oh.us

Director of Probation

Jeremy Payne
740-393-6799 ext. 6905

Bailiff

Gil Borchers
740-393-6798

Office Location

Knox County Courthouse
111 East High Street, First Floor
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
Phone:  740-393-6798 or 740-393-6767
Fax:  740-393-6832

Office Hours

Monday thru Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm

Probation Office Location

114 East Chestnut Street
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
Phone:  740-393-6799
Fax:  740-393-2042

Office Hours

Monday thru Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm

Juvenile Traffic Court

Monday 9:00am

Closed weekends and holidays

Deposits

Estates  
Full Administration $225.00
Relieve from Administration  $175.00
Summary of Release  $110.00*
Summary of Release with Real Estate  $125.00
Re-Open a Closed Estate  $50.00*
Guardianship  
Minor (Estate Only)  $200.00
Incompetent $275.00
Conservatorship $150.00
Adoptions  
Public Agency - Knox County $200.00
Public Agency - Out of Knox County $400.00
Foreign $150.00
Private $225.00
Step-Parent $350.00
Trust  $150.00
Civil Action  $175.00
Transcript Deposit  $400.00
Minor Settlement  $100.00
Lottery Commission  $125.00
   
One Time Fees  
Will for Record Only  $50.00
Will on Deposit  $15.00
Authenticated Copies  $50.00*
*Plus $1.00 per page exhibits  
Exemplified Copies  $3.00*
*Plus $1.00 per page exhibits  
Tax only-non-taxable  $50.00*
*Plus $1.00 per page exhibits  
Tax only-taxable  $50.00*
*Plus $1.00 per page exhibits  
Name Change (Adult or Minor)  $90.00
Birth Correction  $45.00
Birth Registration  $55.00
Copy of Hearing (Recording)  $75.00