County Probate Court

The County Judge hears cases filed in Probate Court that include probate of wills, guardianships, and mental competency hearings.

The Probate Auditor sets the court docket. For filing information contact the Probate Clerk in the office of the County Clerk.

**This office is currently looking for attorneys who would like to be assigned ad litem cases for mental competencies, probates, and guardianships on a rotating basis.  If interested, please contact Office Manager, Rich Contreras, at 817-598-6101 or**

Probate Court Policies

Administrative Order Regarding Applications to Probate a Will More Than Four Years after the Testator's Death

Uniform Standing Order Regarding Pro Se Applicants

Small Estate Affidavit

Small Estate Affidavit Checklist

Guardians Annual Report of the Person

Guardians Annual Accounting of Estate

List of Attorneys Ad Litem/Guardians Ad Litem