Surrogate's Court of Westchester County

Westchester Supreme & County



111 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, 19th floor
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone: 914-824-5656
Fax: 914-358-8042



Hon. Brandon R. Sall, Surrogate
Hon. Helen M. Blackwood, Acting Surrogate


Chief Clerk's Office

Chief Clerk
Johanna K. O'Brien

Deputy Chief Clerk
Eugene Yates


Court Closing Notice

In light of recent developments, as of 5pm on March 16, 2020 all non-essential Court functions in the New York State Courts are postponed until further notice. Parties will be advised of rescheduled Court dates when normal business resumes.

As of Monday, May 18th, the Westchester Surrogates Court is now available to handle essential matters virtually. Essential matters include any proceeding for a person whose death was caused by Covid-19. For questions and to get more information about how to file essential proceedings only, please e-mail or contact us at 914-824-5656.

Decisions that are rendered on pending motions and petitions will be sent to attorneys or pro se parties by email. If a case is eligible for virtual conferencing, you will be contacted by the court.

Hours of Operation

The court is closed on all NY state holidays

Fees, Forms and Instructions


Alternative Dispute Resolution

Part Rules


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: Metered parking is available at the library and Galleria parking garages.

Bee-Line Bus System