Probate Court 

1000 S Michigan Street
St. Joseph Probate Court
South Bend, IN 46601

574-235-5378

574-235-5382

Link: Probate Court page



Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Blackford, Sandy Stenographer 574-235-5380
Bucholtz, Susan Executive Secretary 574-235-5378
Fox, James N. Judge 574-235-5378
Gish, John Bailiff 574-235-5354
Kubiak, Donna Court Stenographer 574-235-5355
Matthews, Jim Bailiff 574-235-5354
Pawlowski, John Bailiff 574-235-5378
Pfeifer, Sandy Court Reporter 574-235-5378
Polando, Graham C. Magistrate 574-235-5355
Rutkowski, Aric Magistrate 574-235-5354
Sterzik, Kimberlee Court Stenographer 574-235-5354
Stewart-Brown, James C. Magistrate 574-235-5380
Szymanski, Ralph Bailiff 574-235-5355
Weinberg, Kevin Bailiff 574-235-5380

Probate Court Clerk  

1000 South Michigan Street
Juvenile Justice Center
South Bend, IN 46601

South Bend,  

574-235-5371

574-235-5501

Link: Probate Court Clerk page

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed holidays


Probate Division 

1000 S Michigan Street
Juvenile Justice Center
South Bend, IN 46601

574-235-5371

574-235-5501

Link: County Clerk page

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.