Travis County Probate Court's HOME Page


Travis County Probate Court is located at 1000 Guadalupe St, Austin, Texas 78701

Court Policy Regarding

“Pro Se” Applicants

(Applicants, Executors, or Administrators without a Lawyer)


"Q: Can I still serve as an executor, administrator, or guardian even though I’m not a lawyer?

A: Yes. One need not be a lawyer to serve as an executor, administrator, or guardian. However, the executor, administrator, or guardian must be represented by a lawyer."

A Guide for the Texas Independent Executor

(If you're named as the Executor in the Will)


A Guide for the Texas Independent Administrator with Will Annexed

(If you're not named as the Executor in the Will, but the family agrees that you should serve as the Executor, then you're called the "Administrator")


Who Inherits If a Loved One Doesn't Leave a Will?

(Texas Intestate Succession in Pie Graph Form)


Ten Key Points to Check When There Is a Will


If you would like to discuss how we can help you administer your loved one's estate, please complete the form below or call the office at 512-418-6587 or 512-593-1681 to set up a Free 1-Hour Consultation with Attorney R.F. Michael Snodgrass.

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