Nominal Bond

Maryland's Probate Bonding Experts

- Get the best bonding rates

At Freestate Bonds, we have built our business on helping clients with their court bond needs.  We explain the process completely including different bond types, length of time a bond is required and how to get the best rate.  We match you with the best surety provider to get a bond in your hands quickly and for the best price.

- Request a Bond Quote

Submit your information online or call us at 301-230-1338

You can also download our standard probate bond application and return a completed version via email, mail or in-person drop-off

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- What is a Nominal Bond?

A nominal bond guarantees the appointee of the estate will pay all court costs and estate debts owed by the decedent of the estate assets.

- When is a Nominal Bond required?

When a person petitions to be appointed the appointee of an estate the court will determine if a bond is needed and the bond amount required to cover estate assets.

- What is needed to apply?

You will need court documents, a driver's license or ID card, a completed application and a Letter of Representation from Attorney (only required if the bond amount is over $25,000)