Trusts and Estates

Upcoming Events

Get to Know the Local Bar – Judge Sandra Bean

When It’s Not Alzheimer’s: An Introduction to Other Forms of Dementia and Their Effect on Capacity

New events are added regularly. Visit the ACBA calendar for more upcoming ACBA events. To view past programming on demand, please visit

About the Trusts and Estates Section

The ACBA Trusts and Estates Section provides Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) programs and networking opportunities for trust and estate attorneys. 

To join the Trusts and Estates Section, please contact our Membership Department at (510) 302-2200 or

Latest Updates From the Alameda County Probate Departments

Probate Bench/Bar Meeting on September 2nd

6.16.20: Update from Judge Bean Read more

6.1.20: Update from Judge Bean Read more

Access Information regarding Probate Cases Online!

The documents filed in probate cases are visible on DOMAIN Web here. This applies to all filings after January 30, 2006, with certain exceptions.

For confidential case types, conservatorship and guardianship, images remain inaccessible on the web; (California Rule of Court 7023). The Probate Operations Committee identified other confidential case types and filings that will not have images on the web.

The rule for Probate Examiner’s Checklist has not changed. The checklist is visible on all Probate cases from June 2003 on.

If you have any questions, you may contact the Office of Information Technology Help Desk at (510) 208-3966 ext. 32255.