If you need to file probate in Amador County, you may want to consider your options. First, do you want to hire an attorney or act as your own attorney? Although most people believe you need an attorney to file probate, this is not the case. Moreover, you probably will not want to hire an attorney to file probate in Amador County once you learn how much the statutory attorney’s fees are. In either case, it is essential to do your research and know your options.