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Election-Related Emergencies:

The court and clerk’s office are open on Election Day during normal court hours between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

Persons seeking urgent after-hours election-related court relief should telephone the Orange County Registrar of Voters Hotline at (714) 567-5197.

The Registrar of Voters, Bob Page, can advise the public if a solution is available without court intervention or provide information about how to request after-hours court relief.

The Voter Bill of Rights is available on the Secretary of State’s webpage at

General voter information can be found on the website of the Orange County Registrar of Voters, Bob Page, at

Juvenile Courtroom Information

Courtroom Information

Please no calls directly to the courtroom. Should you need additional information, you may contact the Juvenile Clerk's office at (657) 622-6878.

Language Access: If you require free interpreter services for a Juvenile Court proceeding, contact the Language Access office to request an interpreter: Click here to request a free interpreter

Juvenile Panel

Juvenile Court Judge Assignments and Courtroom Schedule



Unless otherwise noted, courtroom sessions begin at 8:30am


Judge Craig E. Arthur
Presiding Judge of the Juvenile Court

Teen Court (Friday)

Crossover Youth Court (1st &

3rd Wednesdays @ 1:30 PM)

 L22   Judge Lindsey E. Martinez

Dependency (Mon – Fri)

G.R.A.C.E. Court (Tuesdays –

held in Dept. L21)

May 31, 2022 – Public Notice  
 L23 Judge Robert Goodkin Dependency (Mon – Fri) August 23, 2021 - Public Notice
 L31  Judge Joseph Kang  Dependency (Mon – Fri) June 5, 2023 - Public Notice
 L32  Judge Daphne Sykes  Dependency (Mon – Fri) January 26, 2022 - Public Notice
 L33  Judge Julie Anne Swain  Dependency (Mon – Fri) March 10, 2023 - Public Notice
 L34   Judge Vibhav Mittal  Dependency (Mon – Fri) October 4, 2021 - Public Notice
 L41  Judge Antony C. Ufland
Assistant Presiding Judge of
the Juvenile Court
Juvenile Justice (Mon-Fri)
Truancy Court (e/o Wednesday @ 1:30 PM)

Youth Development Court (2nd

& 4th Fridays)

May 31, 2022 – Public Notice
 L42  Judge Joe T. Perez

Juvenile Justice (Mon-Fri)
Truancy Court (e/o Wednesday @ 1:30 PM)
Recovery Court (Thursdays @ 1:30 PM) –

held in Dept. L21

May 31, 2022 - Public Notice
 L43  Judge Isabel Apkarian

Juvenile Justice (Mon – Fri)

Truancy Court (e/o Wednesday

@ 1:30 PM)

August 18, 2023 – Public Notice
 L44  As Assigned  Juvenile Justice (Temporarily Closed)  

Juvenile Court assigns cases on a direct calendar system. A case assigned to a judge will remain with that judge until termination of jurisdiction, unless otherwise ordered pursuant to Juvenile Court Administrative Order No. 11/003-900.

Juvenile Court proceedings are confidential and closed to the public, with few exceptions.

Persons allowed to be present at juvenile court hearings are stated in Juvenile Court Administrative Orders 12/003-903, 11/010-903 and 11/009-906.

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