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Kings County, California Probate Court: Kings Count Superior Court

Population 152,982
County Seat Hanford

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Kings County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about California probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Kings County,
  • land records office locations for Kings County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Kings County, California?

In the California Court system, probate is handled by the "Superior Courts"

The Superior Court for Kings County:

NAME OF COURT:

Kings Count Superior Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

Hanford: 559-582-1010

Avenal: 559-582-1010 x4095

Corcoran: 559-992-5193

ADDRESS:

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

California Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.courts.ca.gov/8865.htm

FORMS & FEES

STATE

California Probate Forms, for use in all of California

California Probate Forms

 

Kings County PROBATE FEES:

Kings County, California Probate Fees Information:

California Probate Fees URL

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/birthdeathmar/pages/countyrecorderoffice.aspx