Due to COVID-19, ALL appointments will be conducted via telephone conference only. Appointments are scheduled in the order received. It may be in your best interest to seek legal counsel to begin this process.

As ex officio Judge of Probate, the Clerk of Superior Court has jurisdiction over estates proceedings. As a result, the Estates Division performs a variety of judicial and clerical roles for estates and trusts, including conducting hearings, auditing financial records, and filing records and wills. Please be aware that our office operates on an appointment-only basis.

If you are visiting our website because of the death of a loved one, we offer our condolences for your loss. We hope that the information presented here helps you with some of the decisions you may need to make after the loss of a family member. If you have not previously contacted our office, we recommend that you begin by viewing our section about Beginning a Decedent’s Estate.


For inquiries or to make an appointment, please call 336-779-6304.