Self Service Probate In California

Here is FREE California probate information from an authoritative source – the Superior Court of California:

PROBATE COURT

Property Transfers at Death

Simplified Probate Procedures
How to Probate a Decedent’s Estate
Probate Process Diagram
Preparing the Petition
Administering the Probate Estate after Appointment
Closing and Distributing the Probate Estate
Trusts

Adoption & Other Help for Minors

Guardianship

Is Guardianship Necessary?
Guardian Duties
Establishing Guardianship
Ending Guardianship
Guardianship vs Adoption
Are You Ready to be a Guardian?
Guardianship Checklist
Guardianship Forms

Emancipation

Name Change for Minors

Adoption

Agency
Independent
Stepparent
Adoption Hearing
Rights of Birth Parents
Birth Records
Adoption Terms
More Help with Adoption
Minors Compromise

How to Protect a Child’s Assets
Community Resources

Help for Adults/Elders

Conservatorship
LPS [Mental Health] Conservatorship
Conservatorships for Developmentally Disabled Adults (Limited Conservatorships)
Medi-Cal
Name Change for Adults
How to Adopt an Adult
Dependent Adult/Elder Abuse

Financial & Medical Decision Making

Power of Attorney
Making Health Care Decisions
Living Trusts

How to Establish a Fact of Birth, Death or Marriage

Resources & Referrals

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Probate Court Rules & Forms
Probate Forms
Probate Fees (main site)
Finding a Probate Lawyer
Probate Terms
For professional probate help from an experienced attorney, call Mitchell A. Port at (310) 559-5259. Want to discuss how to probate a will in California or where you can find out more about death and taxes? Call now.