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Family Law
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Family Court Services

Beginning Monday, June 15, 2020, Family Court Services will be available via phone only Monday – Friday from 8:00am -12:00pm and 1:00pm – 5:00pm for questions regarding mediation and/or investigations. You can reach us at 657-622-6196.

For general Family Law questions/inquiries, please call Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.  You can reach the Family Law Clerk's Office at the following numbers:  657-622-8350, 657-622-6504 or 657-622-8457.

Family Law ex parties will be received as follow:
General Family Law – 8:00am to 11:00am
Domestic Violence – 8:00am to 3:00pm
Submissions received after the court cut off time for both general family law and domestic violence will be processed the next court business day.

For Quick Reference Guides (QRGs) to assist you with Electronically Filing a Domestic Violence Restraining Order click here

Policies, Procedures & General Information - Family Law
Name Published Date File

Family Law Remote Hearings - Exhibit Protocol

05/19/20

Emergency Protocols - Family Law

03/26/20

REMOTE HEARING RULES AND STANDING ORDERS

06/04/20
Policies, Procedures & General Information - Family Court Services
Name Published Date File

Mediation Procedures

08/03/20

Investigation Procedures

08/03/20
Administrative Orders - Family Law
Name Published Date File

Revised Family Law Administrative Order 20_15 Mandating Remote Hearings

08/17/2020

Rules for Advanced and In Person Domestic Violence Hearings Protocol

05/14/2020

Family Law Supervising Judge Administrative Orders During State of Emergency

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Family Order Closing Non Critical Hearings 3/17/20 to 3/27/20

03/23/2020
Administrative Orders - Family Court Services
Name Published Date File
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
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