Rensselaer Surrogate Court


Rensselaer County Courthouse
80 Second Street
Troy, NY 12180

[email protected]

Phone: 518-285-6100
Fax: 518-285-5091

Rensselaer County Courthouse

Surrogate's Court Judge
Hon. Paul V. Morgan

Law Clerk
Lisa Buccini, Esq.

Chief Clerk
Susan Wilson

Deputy Chief Clerk
Carol Brundige

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(except State Holidays)


Records Access

Please do not hesitate to contact our office by telephone with any questions. Please be advised that questions must be of a general nature only. Legal questions cannot be answered by staff as we are precluded, by law, from offering legal advice.

Find our forms at our office, on Surrogate's Court Home Page , or at or you may purchase the HOT DOCS program from the New York State Bar Association.


Directions & Parking

787-North proceed to Exit 8 (Watervliet, Green Island) take a right at exit. At the end of the exit, at the traffic light, take a right and then another right turn to bring you eastbound over the Green Island Bridge. At the traffic light at the end of the bridge you will take a right going past the Dinosaur BBQ restaurant and proceed onto Third Street. Congress Street is the fourth intersection heading south, you will take a right at Congress & Third Streets. The courthouse is on the southeast corner of Congress & Second Streets. Only on-street parking is available.