Wills and Estates

If possible, we strongly encourage you to mail any non-essential filings and requests to the probate court with the appropriate filing fee. All petitions, motions, amendments, pleadings, notices, requests, or annual reports can be mailed to:

Clerk, DeKalb County Probate Court

556 North McDonough Street
1100 Judicial Tower
Decatur, GA 30030

Visit www.dekalbprobatega.com for probate court filing fees and standard forms. Processing times for non-essential filings will be delayed.

If you are unable to mail your filings to the probate court, please contact (404) 371-2688, (404) 371-2341 or dfwhitehead@dekalbcountyga.gov for assistance. If necessary, an appointment will be scheduled for you.