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Contact the Surrogate’s Office

Effective March 23rd, the Surrogate office will be closed to the general public.

Hours of operation effective immediately will be Monday and Thursday 8:30am-12:30pm for phone, fax or email only.

For Information
908-527-4280

Address: Second Floor, Old Annex, Union County Court House,
2 Broad St., Elizabeth, New Jersey 07207

James S. LacorteSurrogate
908-527-4280

Sharda Badri, Deputy Surrogate
sbadri@ucnj.org

Suzanne DiOrioSpecial Deputy Surrogate

Lisa Taylor Brophy, Esq., Executive Clerk to the Surrogate
lbrophy@ucnj.org

Susan DinardoSenior Probate Clerk

Speaking Engagements – If you would like the Surrogate to speak to your group or organization in Union County please call the office at 908-527-4280.   The Surrogate is available Monday – Friday from 8:30 to 4:30 P.M.

Office Hours – Monday – Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
We ask that you be here by 4:00 for the last interview