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Probate Court is a Court of General Jurisdiction that includes, but is not limited to the following proceedings:
  • Decedents' estates
  • Trust proceedings
  • Guardianship proceedings
  • Conservatorship proceedings
  • Minor's compromises
August 1, 2013:

Pro Bono Probate Settlement Program

Become a volunteer attorney with the Pro Bono Probate Settlement Program. Contact your local Bar Association or click here for more information. Program begins August 1, 2013.

June 10, 2013:

Effective June 10, 2013, all probate cases pending in district courthouses, EXCEPT THOSE IN THE NORTH DISTRICT, will be transferred to Department 29 in the Central District. Until that time, documents for cases pending in a district should be filed in the courthouse hearing that case. For additional information, see the Court Consolidation Plan.

April 8, 2013:

Effective April 8, 2013, except as to those cases that may be filed in the North District , all new Los Angeles Superior Court probate cases must be filed in Room 429 in the Stanley Mosk Courthouse, located at 111 N. Hill St., Los Angeles 90012. For additional information, see the Court Consolidation Plan.

General Information
Your overall guide to the Probate process starts here.
Get Help
You can get help with your Probate Case. You will find help is available online and with other sources.
Probate Forms
You will find links to the forms you need to file your case. A list of Probate local forms you can use with your Los Angeles Superior Court case is also found here.
Probate Fees
You will find the current fee schedule for all types of Superior Court cases.
Probate Locations
You can find the courthouse closest to you that will handle Probate cases.
General Orders
You will find orders of the court related to Probate matters.
Court Rules
You will find the court rules that are used only in the Los Angeles Superior Court.
Online Services
Case Summary
You can get a summary of your case. All you need is your case number.
Case Calendar
You can access up to 14 days of the court calendar to find your court date.
Filing Court Locator
You can find your filing location using a zip code.
Probate Notes
You can find Probate Notes related to your case. All you need is your case number.
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