Orphans' Court Case Assignments
Orphans’ Court cases are assigned by the Register of Wills to one of three Civil / Orphans’ Court judges.
A miscellaneous judge is responsible on a four months rotating basis to handle audit court, inheritance tax contempt, and other miscellaneous matters.
The miscellaneous judge rotation for 2022 will be as follows:
January - April ; Judge Scherer
May - August ; Judge Smail
September - December ; President Judge Hathaway