Orleans Probate Division

Probate Division

247 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855

p. 802-334-3305

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

About the Court

Email: JUD.OrleansUnit@vermont.gov

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Court Staff

  • Presiding Judge: Honorable Howard VanBenthuysen
  • Superior Judge: Honorable Robert Chimileski
  • Court Operations Manager: Julie Bronson
  • Clerk of Court: Margaret Villeneuve
  • Probate Register: Fay Moore