Contact Info
Probate Judge
Jennifer Berkenstock

Region 14 Probate Court
9 Austin Drive, Suite 211
Marlborough CT 06447

Phone: 860.295.6239
Fax: 860.295.6122

Court Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

8:30 AM to 4:00 PM  
Probate Court
The Region 14 Probate Court serves the residents of the Town of Portland.  The court has jurisdiction over the following matters
  • probating wills and the administration of estates
  • overseeing testamentary and living trusts
  • determining title to real and personal property
  • construing the meaning of wills and trusts
  • appointing guardians for the intellectually disabled 
  • appointing conservators of the person and the estate of incapable individuals 
  • committing those suffering from mental illness, alcoholism, or drug
  • addiction to an appropriate facility 
  • removing unfit parents as guardians of their children
  • terminating the parental rights of parents who cannot fulfill their parental responsibilities
  • granting adoptions
  • granting name changes
  • other matters 

  • For U.S. Passport Applications, see or call 1-877-487-2778

    Directions to Court:
    • Take Route 66 West to the center of Marlborough and take a left at the first stoplight onto North Main Street.
    • Go 1.5 miles and look for the blue sign that reads "Probate Court". 
    • Take a right onto Austin Drive and 9 Austin Drive will be the large brick building on your left. 
    • Please enter through the double doors on the right side of the building. 
    • The probate court is on the second floor, in Suite 211.