LIST OF INITIAL COSTS REQUIRED FOR CERTAIN TYPE PLEADINGS

 

Initial costs are required with the filing of the following petitions / pleadings. 
Make check payable to Probate Court except where noted.

Probate of Will

$

50.00

(Make check payable to Call News

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Mobile Beacon

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Lagniappe

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Press Register)

$

89.00

Publication Expense/Circulation Information/Fixed Legal Publication Expenses

 

 

 

 

 

Letters of Administration

$

50.00

(Make check payable to Call News

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Mobile Beacon

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Lagniappe

$

45.00

OR Make check payable to Press Register)

$

89.00

Publication Expense/Circulation Information/Fixed Legal Publication Expenses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Letters of Conservatorship

$

32.00

 

 

 

Letters of Guardianship

$

32.00

 

 

 

 

Partial / Final Settlements
(Conservatorship only)

$

27.00

 

 

 

Related Adoption

$

65.00

 

 

 

Non-Related Adoption

$

111.00

 

 

 

Disclosure of Adoption Information

$

22.00

 

 

 

Legitimation, set for hearing
(Includes Guardian ad Litem fee)

$

137.00

 

 

 

Legitimation, no hearing

$

27.00

 

 

 

Elective Share

$

22.00

 

 

 

Homestead Exemptions, Personal Property Exemptions, Family Allowance Request

$

37.00

 

 

 

Correction of Marriage License

$

9.50

 

 

 

Change of Name

$

12.00

 

 

 

140.00 Condemnation

$

1,000.00

 

 

 

Single Transactions
(Conservatorship)

$

32.00

 

 

 

Single Up Front Costs for Summary Distribution (Small Estate)

$

50.00

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