Family Law

Family Law refers to case types such as adoption, divorce, name changes and paternity that are filed through the Clerk’s Office.

Family Court Contact Information

Seal of Nassau

Honorable Judge Robert M. Foster
Judicial Assistant Contact Number: (904)-548-4910
Mailing Address: 76347 Veterans Way Yulee, FL, 32097

ADA Information
If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator at (904)548-4600 press 0, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.

ADA Contact Information
Phone – (904) 548-4909
Fax – (904) 548-4949
TTD/TTY – Dial 711
E-Mail –

Nassau County Clerk Civil

Please be advised that our Deputy Clerks cannot provide legal advice. [F.S. 28.215] We are not authorized to excuse you from attending a court hearing. If you have questions about your case that cannot be answered by simply reading the documents, please contact your attorney.
Civil Court services provided by the Clerk include issues relating to Small Claims, Evictions, County Civil, Circuit Civil, Foreclosure Sales, Injunctions and Family Law Cases including but not limited to Dissolution of Marriage, Adoption and Name Changes.

Clerk Civil Division Contact Number: 904-548-4606
Clerk Civil Division Mailing Address: 76347 Veterans Way, Yulee, FL 32097



A: Probate is necessary when a court order is required to transfer or distribute the assets of the estate. Probate is not needed if all assets were jointly held and one of the joint holders is the survivor.


  • The will, if the decedent had one.
  • A certified copy of the death certificate.
  • A copy of the paid funeral bill.
  • A statement regarding the type of assets to be released and the company or institution currently in possession of the assets.
  • A photo ID of the person filing the paperwork.
  • Filing fee.

Visit The Clerk's Office

The Nassau County Clerk Of Court has two locations serving the citizens of Nassau County.


76347 Veterans Way
Yulee, Florida 32097

Fernandina Beach

416 Centre Street
Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034