September 1, 2015 NEW Appointee Policy

The policies and procedures Governing Appointment Lists for Attorneys Ad Litem, Guardians Ad Litem, Attorneys serving as Guardian, Private Professional Guardians, and Mediators is changing September 1, 2015

Tarrant County Probate Court No. One

You must complete the registration form below, and return it to the following:

Court One Appointee Policy Registration Form

Mark W. Sullivan, Probate Court One, mwsullivan@tarrantcounty.com

Tarrant County Probate Court No. Two

CLARIFICATION FOR 

Tarrant County Probate Court No. Two

Ad Litem Appointments

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015

Probate Court No. 2 does NOT require, but will accept the Appointee Policy Registration Form that was sent out to you by email on August 31, 2015.   Tarrant County Probate Court No. 2 issued a notice that was previously sent regarding its policies regarding ad litem appointments.  

If you have already complied with the previously issued notice below, there is no need to send the Court One registration to Court Two.

Please review the Notice for Appointments beginning September 1, 2015

Probate Court 2 Notice on Appointments

Contact Steve Fields at SDFields@TarrantCounty.com with questions.

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Notice of Tarrant County Clerk Probate Fee Increase

Probate Notice of New Fees Effective September 1 2015

NEW FEES EFFECTIVE September 1, 2015 (Click link above)

The fees will increase by $10.00

Pursuant to SB1139 the Statewide Electronic Filing System Fee will increase from $20 to $30 for all Probate and Civil case filing fees including the following:

Counterclaim

Cross-Action

Intervention

Interpleader

Third-Party

Jury Fee will increase to $40.00

Probate Claims will increase to $10.00

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Tarrant County Probate Bar Presents Nuts and Bolts Seminar

TCPBA Nuts and Bolts Seminar

September 18, 2015

Texas A&M School of Law

Click link below to view the registration brochure.

Nuts and Bolts Registration Brochure

Click link below for online registration and payment

https://tcpba.formstack.com/forms/nutsandboltsreg

 

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Tarrant County Probate Court No 2 Notice

Please find the recent Notice from Tarrant County Probate Court No. 2 that becomes effective September 1, 2015 regarding appointment of ad litems.

Probate Court 2 Notice on Appointments

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Legislative Changes for Estate and Guardianships 2015

Judge King has compiled legislative changes from the last session on Estates and Guardianships that will go into effect September 1, 2015.  Please click below to read through these changes so you are prepared when they become effective.

Decedent’s Estate Changes 2015

Guardianship Changes 2015

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TCPBA’s new Board of Directors for 2015-16

2015-16 Board of Directors

  • John (J.B.) Strong – President
  • Lara A. Aman – President – Elect
  • Tena G. Fox – Secretary
  • Jimalee Splawn – Treasurer
  • Kim Uskovich – Past President
  • Jeffrey N. Meyers – Director
  • Beth Hampton – Director
  • Colin Murchison – Director
  • Dustin Payne – Director
  • Cary M. Schroeder – Director
  • Natalie Brackett – Director
  • Emily Seawright – Director
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Welcome to the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association

TCPBA Registration forms for 2015-16 are ready!  Click the Join TCPBA tab above for a list of the upcoming speakers and the online registration and payment form.

August 5, 2015 is the deadline for registration to be included in the directory.

The Tarrant County Probate Bar Association

Celebrates 23 Years

Mission Statement

The Tarrant County Probate Bar Association is a non-profit corporation organized for the primary purpose of fostering communication and social interaction and to promote continuing legal education among Tarrant County attorneys practicing in the areas of probate and guardianship administration. It produces programs, written materials and conducts other activities incidental to the fulfillment of this primary educational purpose.

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