Judge Christine Butts
201 Caroline, 7th Floor
Houston TX, 77002
Check out our CLE page Harris County Clerk's Probate database
Settings for most uncontested hearings can be requested online at probatecourt4.com. PLEASE CHECK AVAILIBILITY BEFORE REQUESTING A HEARING DATE, AND ALWAYS REQUEST AN ALTERNATE DATE. For special settings that might require more time, contact us at 713-368-6767. Docket Schedule
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.
Guardianship Docket, Guardianship Show-Cause:
Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
Heirship Docket, Decedent Estates Show-Cause:
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.
Appointees in Heirships Registered as of September 11, 2015
Appointees in Guardianship (Attorney Ad Litem and Guardian Ad Litem) Registered as of September 11, 2015
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.