New York Probate Court Resources

New York

New York has specialized Surrogate Courts having jurisdiction over adoption and estate matters. Family Courts have jurisdiction over guardianship and juvenile matters.
Judicial District
  Surrogate Court Website by Counties Served
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  New York
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  Kings/Brooklyn
Richmond
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  Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Sullivan & Ulster
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  Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, St. Lawrence, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren & Washington
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  Jefferson
Onandaga
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  Delaware
Cortland
Madison
Tioga
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  Cayuga
Monroe
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  Niagara
Erie
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  Dutchess
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  Nassau
Suffolk
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  Queens
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  Bronx