Overview

Office Info

Address
2 Johnson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Surrogate
Hon. Margarita Lopez Torres
Hon. Harriet L. Thompson

Chief Clerk
Doreen A. Quinn
Phone: 347-404-9700
Email: KingSurrFiling@nycourts.gov

 

Department Phone Numbers

Miscellaneous Dept.
(To file Affidavits of Service, Applications to Open Safe Deposit Boxes & Sealed Apartments)
Phone: 347-404-9680

Accounting Department 
(Estate & Trust Accountings)
Phone: 347-404-9685

Guardian / Adoption Department 
(Infant / 17A Applications)
Phone: 347-404-9664

Probate Department 
(Decedents leaving a will)
Phone: 347-404-9670

Administration Dept. / Small Estates 
(Decedents leaving no will)
Phone: 347-404-9690

Cashier / Certificates / Certifications
(Fees)
Phone: 347-404-9730

Records Department
Phone: 347-404-9710

Law Department Reception Area 
Phone: 347-404-9700

Important Info

Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.17 - Face covering requirement.

The NYS Bar Association has established a Pro Bono program to offer free counsel on certain Surrogate’s Court matters. Please visit their website at nysba.org/surrogatescourt for more information.