Judge Christine Butts
201 Caroline, 7th Floor
Houston TX, 77002
Effective August 26, 2016, our New Office Phone Number and Fax
Check out our CLE page Harris County Clerk's Probate databaseDocket Schedule
Settings for most uncontested hearings can be requested online at probatecourt4.com. For special settings that might require more time, contact us at 832-927-1404.
Mental Health Docket at H.C.P.C.:
Monday at 9:00 a.m.
Probate of Will Docket:
Tuesday at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.
Attorneys may download the form and fax, mail, or hand deliver the form, resume, and certification to Probate Court No. 4 by clicking: Court Appointment Registration Form for Harris County Probate Ct. No. 4
or you may click on the Registration for Appointment tab to fill the registration form electronically and attach your resume and certificate from the State Bar of Texas for direct submission.
A MANDATORY ORIENTATION FOR AD LITEMS NEW TO OUR COURT WILL BE HELD THE FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH @ 10:00 A.M. IN THE PROBATE COURT 4 COURTROOM.
New 2016 Appointee Fee Order
Appointees in Heirships Registered as of February 1, 2016
Appointees in Guardianship (Attorney Ad Litem and Guardian Ad Litem) Registered as of September 11, 2015
Criminal History Records Request Form
Our mission is to serve individuals and families in times
of crises in a thoughtful, compassionate, and deliberate
way, whether the crisis involves the loss of a loved one,
the need for a guardianship, or a mental illness.