A guardianship proceeding in Illinois is needed when someone becomes mentally incompetent, or when a Minor needs protection of his/her estate or person. And if the individual needing guardianship protection resides in Kendall County, then the guardianship case will need to be handled by the Kendall County guardianship court located in Yorkville, Illinois.
Kendall County Guardianship Court
In Kendall County, one judge hears all guardianship matters for the entire county. The guardianship call is held on certain weekdays at 9:00 a.m. in Courtroom 116 of the Kendall County Courthouse located at 807 W. John St., in Yorkville, Illinois. Contested guardianship matters are typically set for individual hearing times later in the day.
How do I know if Kendall County is the right county for my loved one's guardianship estate?
If your loved one's primary residence is in Kendall County, and he/she will continue to reside in Kendall County for the foreseeable future, then the Court will presume that Kendall County is the county of domicile for the guardianship case. This is true even if your loved one owns real estate or other property in another county, state, or country.
How long does a guardianship estate take to set up in Kendall County, Illinois?
In Kendall County, a routine guardianship can be set up in 1 - 2 months, depending on the type of guardianship case. However, if there are circumstances that complicate the opening of the guardianship (such as guardianship litigation), then it could take much longer.
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