Superior Court of the Virgin Islands

Probate Division
The Superior Court has exclusive jurisdiction over the probating of wills and the administration of decedents’ estates. The settlement of estates of deceased persons and fiduciary relations is governed by 15 V.I. Code Ann. § 1 through § 1267. The procedures which all probate and other fiduciary matters must follow are outlined in Superior Court Rule 190-210.

The Probate Division is an integral component of the Clerk’s Office. The division maintains all pending case files and all wills that have been deposited with the Clerk of the Court in accordance with 15 V.I. Code Ann. § 22.

Probate Division
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cash Transactions
8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Main Contact
St. Thomas/St. John
Ms. Jewel A. Sprauve
Probate Supervisor
Alexander A. Farrelly
Justice Center
1st Floor, East Wing
Room E111
5400 Veteran's Drive
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 774-6680 x6447
St. Croix
Ms. Frances Harvey Probate Supervisor
R. H. Amphlett Leader
Justice Complex
1st Floor, Room 101
RR1 9000
Kingshill, VI 00850
(340) 778-9750 x6641
Quick Links
Family Division
Administration of Testamentary Estate Checklist
Administration of Ancillary Probate Checklist
Administration of Intestate Estate Checklist
Settlement Without Administration Checklist