PROBATE (P)

This case type includes the following:

  • Construction of Testamentary Trust (during pendency of P case)
  • Construction of Will
  • Construction of Decedent's Estate
  • Guardianship of Person and/or Estate (Adult and Minor)
  • Will Contest

 

 

Probate FAQs

No, there is no fee to file a Will.
Yes, you the original Will can be filed by mail. Please make copies of the Will for yourself before mailing the original.
We will need the original Will and the date of death.
Yes, a new estate can be opened through the mail by filing the appropriate forms and paying the filing fee.
No, but you may indicate the return date on your cover letter when the estate is filed or file a Notice of Motion with a date certain.
The original petition and the fee.
Yes, the fee is $25.00.
Letters of Office are $2.00
  • Amount of claim less than $150,00 = no fee
  • Amount of claim $150.01 to $499.99 = $20.00
  • Amount of claim $500.00 to $9,999.99 = $40.00
  • Amount of claim $10,000 or greater = $60.00
Probate Forms
Decedent Estate Packet

Packet Contains All Necessary Forms to Probate a Decedent's Estate

Decedent Estate Packet

Guardian for a Minor Packet

Packet Contains All Necessary Forms to Petition Court for Guardianship of Minor

Guardian for a Minor Packet