About the New York County Surrogate’s Court
The New York County Surrogate’s Court is a specialized court within the New York State Unified Court System that deals with matters related to the probate of wills and the administration of estates.
Specifically, it handles cases involving the distribution of assets and the resolution of legal issues related to the estates of deceased individuals. The Surrogate’s Court also has jurisdiction over guardianship proceedings.
Surrogate Court Staff
- Hon. Rita Mella, Surrogate
- Hon. Hilary Gingold, Surrogate
- Diana Sanabria, Chief Clerk
- Jana Cohn, Deputy Chief Clerk
Location & Contact Information
31 Chambers St.
New York, NY 10007