Courthouse

Ross County Court of Common Pleas
Probate-Juvenile Divisions

2 N. Paint St, Suite A
Chillicothe, OH  45601

Phone (740) 774-1177 or (740) 774-1179
Fax (740) 774-3711

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.
Closed on all legal holidays


Welcome to the Ross County Probate and Juvenile Court

 

Effective Jan 18, 2022

PROTOCOLS FOR VISITING A COUNTY OFFICE

When possible, we ask that you conduct business over the
phone or by mail. If you must come to a county office for
official business we ask you follow these guidelines for the
safety of all in the building:

  • If you are ill, please do not enter the building.
  • VISITORS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK, unless specifically exempted under ODH order dated 7/23/2020.
  • If you do not have a mask, one will be provided.
  • Hand sanitizer is provided at the entrances to the county offices. Please use when entering and leaving a county facility to prevent the spread of COVID 19.
  • Maintain social distancing (at least 6 feet apart).
  • Take others into consideration and cover your cough or sneeze.

Thank you for adhering to these requirements as it protects
you and our employees.

 
   
   
       
   
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J. Jeffrey Benson , Judge
       

       
Magistrate Christine B. Hannan
       
       
Magistrate James S. Szorady, Jr
       
                         

                         
       
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