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For Immediate Release

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Atlantic County Surrogate's Office Continues to Provide Services During Pandemic

Atlantic County Surrogate James Curcio and his staff are available to assist residents with wills and estates, guardianship, adoption, or emergency access to minors’ trust funds and other essential Probate Court functions.
“These are difficult times for all, but even more so for those who may have lost a loved one or have other needs for our services,” said Curcio. “Our offices have minimized direct contact with our customers, but we are still available by phone and mail.”
Curcio added that the office recently received court approval to witness signatures by video conferencing using Zoom and Skype.
Residents will find general information and related forms at: They may also call (609) 645-5800 for assistance. For emergency applications, individuals may call Surrogate Curcio at (609) 705-2572.
“Our number one priority is helping our residents access these important services,” he concluded.


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