Patricia B. Chew, Judge

500 E. San Antonio
Suite 803
El Paso, Texas 79901
Phone (915) 546-2161
Fax (915) 875-8527
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El Paso County
Statutory Probate Court 1

  • The County Probate Court is responsible for handling all probate matters of El Paso County, including probating of a decedent's will, administration of a decedent's estate, guardianships of adults and minors, and mental health proceedings. The court inherited 9,000 cases when it was created in 1991.

    Along with the probate matters, this court is also responsible for the Child Welfare Docket which includes child abuse and/or neglect cases brought by the Texas Department of Human Services involving approximately 300 children in foster care.

  • See also
    Probate Court 2
    Judge Eduardo Gamboa