Probate: 469.708.6050

Wills & Guardianship: 214.227.6400

9400 N. Central Expy., Ste. 1308

Dallas, Texas 75231

Fees for a Guardianship in Collin County

Uncontested Guardianship of the Person Only

Attorney's Fee
Collin County Fees*
  Filing Fee
  Citation Preparation
  Background Check (each)
Attorney Ad Litem Fees
- TOTAL

* The Judge of the Collin County Probate Court will waive all court costs and attorney ad litem fees if the Ward is without an estate. This means the Ward must have less than $2,000 in assets.

$1,500.00

277.07
75.00
10.00
~$500.00
$2,362.07




Guardianship of the Person and Estate, Contested Matters, or guardianships that do not meet the Duran Firm requirements for a fixed fee.

Attorney's and Paralegal's Fees will be charged on an hourly basis. The current rates for such fees are as follows:

  Attorney's Fees (per hour)
  Paralegal's Fees (per hour)

Our minimum retainer for such matters is $3,000, unless the matter is uncontested and we can be assured that we will be able to obtain our fees from the guardianship estate.

Part of the retainer will be used to cover the following expected filing fees:

Collin County Fees
  Filing Fee
  Citation Preparation
  Background Check (each)
Attorney Ad Litem Fees
- TOTAL COST DEPOSIT




$300/hr
$100/hr







277.07
75.00
10.00
~$500.00
$862.07


You can see a full list of Collin County Probate Court Costs at the Collin County Clerk’s Website.