Costs & Fees 

Appeals

Appeal to Circuit Court - $70

Attorney Fees

Attorney Tax Fee - $2.50

Appointment

Appoint Curator for Aged or Infirmed - $68

Appoint Curator for Missing or Incarcerated - $193

Appoint Guardian or Conservator - $193

Appoint Fiduciary - $193

Appoint Trustee - $68

Jefferson County Clerk Fee

Name Change of Adult or Minor (Plus certified and attested copies) - $43

Bond

Fiduciary Bond/Increase or Decrease - $25

Certifications

Act of Congress - $5

Certification of Court Documents (Order of Qualification) - $5

Attestation of Court Documents (Order of Qualification) - 50 cents per qualification

Copies

25 cents per page

Probate

If a will and/or codicil is being probated, a separate check or money order should be made payable to the Jefferson County Clerk to accompany the filing.

Jefferson County Clerk Fee - $8

Probate Will and Appoint Fiduciary - $193

Probate Will and/or Petition to Dispense - $43

Modify or Correct

Correct Date of Birth or Death - $43

Motion to Modify/Reform Terms of Trust - $43

Name Change

If filing for a name change, a separate check or money order should be made payable to the Jefferson County Clerk to accompany the filing.

Jefferson County Clerk Fee - $8

Name Change of Adult or Minor - $43

Settlements

Formal Final or Periodic Settlement (additional fee may apply) - $55

Informal Final or Periodic Settlement (additional fee may apply)- No Fee

Petition to Approve Minor Settlement (under $10,000) - $43