Rockland Surrogate's Court

Rockland Surrogate's Court


1 South Main Street
New City, NY 10956

Phone: 845-483-8260
Fax: 914-358-8067



Hon. Keith J. Cornell



Clerk's Office


Chief Clerk
Eileen Horan

Deputy Chief Clerk
Heather Barney, Esq.











Surrogates court is open to accept filing; new filings (for new cases) and additional filings for existing cases. AO 115/20 provides for the easing of restrictions and allows for the filing of new matters and additional filings in existing matters in the 9th JD effective May 27, 2020

Depending on the court access can be by NYSCEF, EDDS or mail for initial filings, and thereafter by NYSCEF or EDDS or paper depending on the status of the filer.


Court Hours of Operation

Fees/Forms & Instructions

Alternative Dispute Resolution


General Information

ADA: The Courthouse is ADA accessible and is equipped with appropriate bathrooms and telephones. Contact the court for specific accommodations. ADA Liaisons

Directions: Driving directions

Parking: Parking and handicapped parking are available in the municipal lot.

Red and Tan Bus / Rockland Transit
Clarkstown Transit