Tag Archives: Probate Court

What Happens to My Will When I Die?


When someone dies, the original of that person’s Will must be deposited with the Probate Court.   The Will becomes a public record and anyone can ask to read it. If all of the deceased person’s property is in a … Continue reading

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What is Probate Court?


Probate is a division of the County Superior Court.  The court system in California begins with county level “trial courts.” These are the courts most familiar to people. This is where trials occur, jury service is performed, divorces are granted, … Continue reading

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