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- Court Expansion of Online Check-in / Zoom Program To Civil Limited
- Temporary Judge Applications Are Now Available Online
- Court Rolls Out Final Phase of Online Court User Portal for Traffic and Criminal Cases
- Orange County Superior Court Celebrates Juror Appreciation Week May 9 – 13, 2022
- The Orange County (California) Veterans Treatment Court Receives National Recognition as Mentor Court
- Orange County Superior Court Announces Judicial Mentor Program Informational Meeting
- Presiding Judge Erick Larsh Urges Bar and Litigants to Use Remote Appearance Opportunities as COVID-19 Incidents Increase
The Orange County Superior Court implemented an online check-in program in multiple phases for Civil Unlimited courtrooms starting June 4, 2021. The program facilitated the use of Zoom for hearings, including law and motion calendars, at zero cost to the public. Read More Here
The Court is pleased to announce the opening of the recruitment process for highly qualified attorneys to serve as temporary judges for the new term beginning the fiscal year of July 01, 2023, through June 30, 2026. If you are interested in becoming a temporary judge, please read the APPLICATION LETTER and complete the TEMPORARY JUDGE APPLICATION. The Application Letter describes the minimum qualifications and selection criteria which will be used in this application process. Read More Here
The Orange County Superior Court has implemented the final phase of the Court User Portal, providing users the ability to submit Proof of Correction for their eligible traffic citations online. Read More Here
The Orange County Superior Court will celebrate Juror Appreciation Week, May 9–13, to recognize the service and participation of jurors from our community. Recognition for jurors during the second week in May was established by a special resolution passed by the California Legislature in 1998 to acknowledge the important contributions of citizens who devote their time and effort in “making the cherished right of trial by jury a reality.” Read More Here
The Orange County Superior Court Veterans Treatment Court has been named one of just five (5) national mentor courts by Justice For Vets—a division of the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP)—and the U.S. Department of Justice. Read More Here
In collaboration with the Judicial Mentor Committee, Presiding Judge Erick L. Larsh and Assistant Presiding Judge Maria D. Hernandez are hosting a virtual informational meeting of the Orange County Superior Court’s Judicial Mentor Program at 12:00 PM, on February 16, 2022, via ZOOM. Read More Here
Santa Ana, CA – Orange County Superior Court has implemented procedures regarding remote appearances, which will enable the Court to remain open in light of the recent COVID-19 surge of the Omicron variant. Read More Here
Notice of New Local Rules for In Person and Remote Appearances in Civil, Probate, and Family Law Proceedings
Administrative Order 21_13 Order Procedure for Return of Criminal Trial Court Exhibits-Notice for Destruction
Third Amended Administrative Order 20_16: Required Safety Measures and Face Coverings in Court - 6.18.21
The Superior Court is a unified state trial court serving the County of Orange. The court has seven locations and hears all matters in criminal, traffic, civil, probate, juvenile, family law, and mental health cases.
To serve the public by administering justice and resolving disputes fairly, efficiently, and expeditiously.
The Superior Court in Orange County has a rich history.To learn more, click on the link to visit the O.C. Parks website .