Guardianship (only) Appointment for a Minor


Step 1 of 2:

Preparing the First Court Papers - Court forms and instructions to file the court papers for the appointment of a guardian for a minor.

Step 2 of 2:

Service and Notice of the Court Hearing - Court forms and instructions to serve and give notice of a petition for appointment of a guardian for a minor.

Other (Optional) Files You May Want:

How to ask the court to accelerate the hearing to be appointed guardian - Download |  Descargar

Annual Report of Guardian for a Minor - Court forms and instructions to file the
Annual Report of Guardian for a Minor for case numbers beginning "JG." If the case number begins with "PB" use the Probate "Annual Report" forms found under "Probate Court Forms."

Respond or object to the appointment of a Guardian for a Minor - Court forms and instructions to respond or object to someone else's request to appoint a guardian for a minor or to at least be heard by the Court on the matter.

Notice of Change of Fiduciary's Contact Information - Download |  Descargar

Notice of Change of Ward's Contact Information Download |  Descargar

Request for Deferral of Filing Fees and Other Costs - Court forms and instructions to ask the court to waive or defer filing fees and costs in guardianship.

Request for Deferral of Service or Notice Fees and Costs - Court forms and instructions to ask the court to waive or defer service or notice fees and costs in minor guardianship cases.

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