Fees and Filings for an Estate

 Following are the fees and documents that must be filed with the Probate Court for an estate.


  • PROBATE OF A WILL

  • LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION, WITH WILL ANNEXED

  • PROBATE OF AN ESTATE WHEN NO WILL - ADMINISTRATION

  • SETTLEMENT OF ESTATES

  • ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION/FOREIGN WILL


THIS INFORMATION, WHICH IS BASED ON ALABAMA LAW, IS TO INFORM AND NOT TO ADVISE. NO PERSON SHOULD EVER APPLY OR INTERPRET ANY LAW WITHOUT THE AID OF A LAWYER WHO ANALYZES THE FACTS, BECAUSE THE FACTS MAY CHANGE THE APPLICATION OF THE LAW.

1990 Prepared by the Alabama Law Institute For Alabama Probate Judges' Association