Probate Court

514 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
401-245-7340 • 401-245-7421 (Fax)
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Judge Anthony Desisto
Julie Coelho, Probate Clerk
Sandrea Speroni, Probate Clerk


Warren Probate Court has jurisdiction over the following types of cases:

  • Decedent's estates; this includes persons who have died with a Will (testate) or those without an (intestate).
  • Adult Limited Guardianships, either of the person, estate or both.
  • Minor Guardianships, either of the person, estate or bot
  • Adult Adoptions
  • Name Changes

Every City or Town in this state has it's own probate court, which administers these laws. Probate Court is a court of law established by RIGL 8-9; the operating statute for Probate is RIGL, Title 33.


Sessions will convene at 9:30 A.M. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month unless that day is a legal holiday. Court sessions are held at the Warren Town Hall, 514 Main Street in the Town Council Chambers, second floor. The court reserves the right to meet on a different day at a different place for contested matters.

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