Family Law & Family Court Services COVID-19 Response
Family Law Clerk's Office
Appointments are required for in person assistance in the Family Law Clerk’s Office. Click this link: to schedule your appointment. If you are coming to Court for emergency paperwork such as a restraining order, no appointment is needed. DO NOT place your restraining order or emergency paperwork in the drop box, and you CANNOT submit them electronically. Paperwork MUST be brought in person to the Family Law Clerk’s office during the designated time frames below.
Emergency Walk-In Filing Time Frames
- General Family Law ex parte (same day emergency hearing): 8 am - 10 am
- Domestic Violence ex parte (same day emergency hearing): 8 am – 3 pm
For general Family Law questions, please call (657) 622-8457 Monday – Thursday from 8 am – 4 pm or on Friday from 8 am – 12 pm. You may also contact the Court electronically over email, click this link: Public - Court Questions - Jira Service Management (atlassian.net) .
If you would like your documents reviewed before filing, visit the Self-Help Website for instruction.
Policies, Procedures & General Information - Family Law
Policies, Procedures & General Information - Family Court Services
Administrative Orders - Family Law
|Administrative Order No. 22/03
Mandatory Child Custody Modification Forms
Administrative Orders - Family Court Services
|Order Extending EPOs 30 days and GVROs 90 days||04/10/20|
|Family Law Supervising Judge Administrative Orders During State of Emergency||-|
|Family Order Closing Non Critical Hearings 3/17/20 to 3/27/20||03/23/2020|