Estate Law 102: What Is The Queens Surrogate Court?

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Forest Hills is pretty close to Sutphin BoulevardĀ  & the Queens Surrogate Court. With that said, many of our residents probably have seen or heard of this court and wonder what it’s actually their for. In order to live a more efficient life we all need to learn about the legal services that exist around us. Here are some interesting FYI points about the court.
1. A court you go to when someone passes away and they have assets that need to be handled.

2. They handle probate (if the decedent had a will) and estate administration (if the person died without a will).

3. They also handles guardianship’s (when someone cant take care of their own affairs)

4. Their record room allows anyone to access public information by typing in the name of a decedent.

5. They will assist you in accessing a family members property in Queens which was sealed off by police.

They are located on the top floor of the Queens County Supreme Court (88-11 Sutphin Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11435). The Queens Surrogate court is a short Subway ride from Forest Hills using either the E or F lines. If you have any question about probate, administration or guardianship which would you like to address before arriving simply visit and retrieve the contact information for the department you seek.

Queens Surrogate Estate Probate Court










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1 Response

  1. Luis Fernando Bilbao says:

    I need information about the assets of my sister who died in New York on may 2017. Can you help me?

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