COVID-19 Update: We're back!

Starting on June 30th, the Essex County Surrogate's Office is open to the public. All visitors must enter through the Veterans Courthouse where they will be subject to mandatory temperature checks. All visitors must use hand sanitizer at designated locations. Visitors must also wear a mask at all times and maintain social distance requirements while in the building.

Contact

Essex County Surrogate's Court
Hall of Records, Room 206
465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102

973-621-4901
Fax: 973-621-2647

Surrogate

Alturrick Kenney
973-621-4901

Deputy Surrogate

Devero McDougal, Esq., CPA
973-621-4901

Chief Probate

Evelyn Rivera
973-621-4912

Senior Probate
(Minors’ Trust Accounts)

Joanne Konsoulis
973-621-4911

Superior Court Clerk

Tara Wilson
973-621-4907

Bilingual Clerk-Adoptions

Sara Montiel
973-621-4751

Hours

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday
Closed