Probate Courts
The Probate Courts Department serves as clerk for the four Probate Courts in Harris County. This department is responsible for maintaining the case records for probated estates, incapacitated persons, mentally ill persons and wills for safe keeping. The Probate Department is custodian for funds held in the clerk’s registry on behalf of estates and minors.

E-Filing! - Through eFileTexas.gov and a certified Electronic Filing Service Provider (EFSP) attorneys can file documents electronically with the Harris County Probate Courts. For more information concerning e-filing, click on the TexFile Logo below.

eFiling for Courts
HOURS OF OPERATION*
Monday – Friday
8:00AM – 4:30 PM

HARRIS COUNTY CLERK
PROBATE DEPARTMENT
HARRIS COUNTY CIVIL COURTHOUSE
201 CAROLINE, SUITE 800
HOUSTON, TX 77002
713-274-8585

* A late filing drop box is located on the outside wall (to the left of the front entrance) of the County Civil Courthouse Building.