Trust Office

The Trust Office is responsible for the administration of guardianship and trust matters. The office is comprised of employees of the Office of the Clerk of Circuit Court (Trust Clerk) and the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County (Trust Attorney and Trust Paralegal).


  • Trust Attorney: Sharon Y. Christmas-DeBerry, Esquire
  • Trust Paralegal: Beth Salsgiver
  • Trust Clerk: Debbie Grigsby
Services provided by the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court (Trust Clerk)
  • Docketing documents filed in guardianship and trust cases
  • Issuing true-test copies of court orders
  • Notifying guardians of due dates for their reports
  • Issuing late notices for reports not timely filed
Services Provided by the Circuit Court (Trust Attorney & Paralegal)
  • Review of all initial petitions for guardianship of the person and property of disabled
  • adults, guardianship of the property of minors, and trust matters.
  • Review of all motions concerning guardianship and trust matters
  • Review of Inventories
  • Review of Annual Reports of the Person
  • Review of Annual Fiduciary Reports