Probate Attorney Fees

Probate Fee Calculator

Please use the calculator below to estimate Probate attorney’s fees and executor commissions for the administration of estates valued over $166,250, but less than $25,000,000.

A reasonable amount is determined by the court for amounts above $25,000,000.

Property Subject to Probate Administration*
Enter total value of estate

TOTAL FEES

Attorney's Fee

Executor's Commission

Total Attorney's Fees and Executor's Commission

EXPLANATION OF CALCULATION

Both the Attorney and Executor fees above are made up of the following calculations.

4 percent of first $100,000

4% Statutory Probate Fee

3 percent of next $100,000

3% Statutory Probate Fee

2 percent of next $800,000

2% Statutory Probate Fee

1 percent of next $9,000,000

1% Statutory Probate Fee

.5% of the next $15,000,000

.5% Statutory Probate Fee

*This probate fee calculator is for informational purposes only and should may not be considered nor relied on in place of legal advice as it is only a general estimate based on California Probate Code Section

10810's general provisions and is not fact specific.