Court of Chancery has issued Standing Order No. 5, Extension of Standing Order No. 4 Concerning COVID-19 Precautionary Measures. View Standing Order No. 5

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Kent County Contact Information


Kent County Courthouse

Court of Chancery
Kent County

Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Physical Address:
Kent County Courthouse
414 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901

Mailing Address:
Court of Chancery
38 The Green
Dover, DE 19901


Telephone Directory


Judicial Chambers

Vice Chancellor Joseph R. Slights III

302-739-4397


Register in Chancery

Main Number

302-735-1930

Office Fax

302-735-2155


Court Reporter's Office

Main number (New Castle County)

302-255-0525


Building Information

Kent County Courthouse Main Number

302-735-1900

Weather Emergency Line

302-735-3292