Guardian Ad Litem Fees


Judge Katarina Cook

January 4, 2022
MEDIA CONTACT: Brittany Durieux
Community Outreach Director
(330) 643-2359


(Summit County, Ohio) – Effective January 3, 2023, the Summit County Domestic Relations Court has raised the initial fee deposit for the appointment of a Guardian Ad Litem to $1,500 plus processing fees.

Guardian Ad Litems will still need to complete the necessary filings to request additional fees beyond the initial $1,500 deposit.


For more information, visits the Court’s website at