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Baytown Probate

Located east of Houston, Baytown, TX resides in the easternmost part of Harris County and Chambers County.

When you begin the probate process, the first step is to submit an application for probate. This application must be filed with the proper Texas probate court in the county where the decedent resided. Our team of probate attorneys in Baytown are committed to handling cases and guide clients through the intricacies of the Harris County and Chambers County Probate Court systems.

Baytown Probate Courts

Since the probate process takes place in the county that the decedent resided, Spring probate cases may be held in Harris County and Chambers County.

Probate cases in Harris County are held at the Harris County Probate Courts, which will be within one of four statutory probate courts:

The judges for all four probate courts have agreed to the Harris County Local Court Rules, but each judge has their own manner hearing cases and operating their court. What works in one court in Harris County may very well not work in another court in Harris County.

Probate cases in Chambers County are held at the Chambers County Court:

Keep in mind that what may work in certain courts in Harris County may not work well at court in Chambers County.

Baytown Clerks (Harris/Chambers County Clerks)

For filing information and probate records in Baytown, please contact the Harris County Clerk or Chambers County Clerk.

The Harris County Clerk makes unofficial versions of the probate records available to the public for free on its website. The information for the Harris County Clerk can be found below:

  • Teneshia Hudspeth, Harris County Clerk
    • 201 Caroline St., 3rd Floor, Houston, TX 77002
    • (713) 274-8600

The Chambers County Clerk handles information regarding probate cases. The information for the Chambers County Clerk can be found below:

  • Heather Hawthorne, Chambers County Clerk
    • 10616 Eagle Drive, Mont Belvieu, Texas 77523
    • (409) 267-2604

Why Choose Us?

Local Expertise: With a focus on probate and assisting clients in Baytown, we understand local peculiarities and leverage our established network to expedite the probate process.

Vast Experience: Our attorneys bring years of dedicated experience in navigating Harris County’s and Chambers County’s probate systems.

Client-Centered Approach: We recognize the emotional stress often associated with probate administration. Our objective is to alleviate this stress by providing you with top-notch legal support.

Contact us today to arrange a FREE consultation and make the probate process simpler for you.

Our Baytown Probate Attorneys provide a full range of probate services to our clients, including helping with probate administrations. Affordable rates, fixed fees, and payment plans are available. We provide step-by-step instructions, guidance, checklists, and more for completing the probate process. We have years of combined experience we can use to support and guide you with probate and estate matters.



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