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E-Filing Information:

Supreme Court Order Regarding Electronic Filing - PDF

Link Regarding E-Filing:     

The Texas Estates Code Information:

Texas Estates Code (Effective January 1, 2014) - PDF

Conversion Chart (Probate Code To Estates Code) - PDF   
(Prepared by Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, Revised 3/17/14)

The Story of The Texas Estates Code - PDF  
(Jan. 2014 PARGAMAN)

Ad Litem Information:


The Ad Litem Manuel 2016 for Guardianship and Heirship Proceedings - PDF

The Ad Litem Manual 2014 for Guardianship and Heirship Proceedings - PDF

Order Appointing Attorney Ad Litem (Guardianships Only) - (PDF 77KB)

Guardianship Information:

Guardianship Handbook

Guardianship Referral and Doctor's Form Letter - PDF
(Revised 2015)

A Texas Guide to Adult Guardianship - PDF

Guardianship Changes 2015 - PDF

The Arc Greater Houston - Resource Guide for Special Needs - PDF

CYS (Community Youth Services) Resource Directory for Harris County - PDF

Alternatives To A Guardianship - (PDF 24KB) or (MS Word 45KB)

Estate Information:

Decedent's Estate Changes 2015 - PDF

Descent and Distribution Chart - PDF 22KB

Informative Links:

Gerry W. Beyer's Scholarly Papers: 

Professor Gerry W. Beyer's Texas Case Summaries: http://www.professorbeyer.com/Case_Summaries/Texas_Case_Summaries.html

Probate Courts: Downloadable Forms:

Miscellaneous Forms For Your Use:

Application and Order Authorizing Sale of Real Property of a Minor Pursuant to TX Estates Code 1351.001 (TPC 889) - MS WORD

Personal Information Sheet - PDF 9KB 
         RETURN TO:      Probate Court One
                               201 Caroline, 6th Floor
                               Houston, Texas  77002

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