April 8, 2020

WELCOME from

Presiding Judge: Hon. Jonathan E. Karesh
Assistant Presiding Judge: Hon. Leland Davis, III
Court Executive Officer: Neal I. Taniguchi

Presiding Judge's Letter to the Community »
Posted October 3, 2019

Posted April 1, 2020
SAN MATEO SUPERIOR COURT PRESIDING JUDGE'S COVID-19 ORDER #2
Posted March 27, 2020
INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND LAW AND MOTION CASES
Posted March 25, 2020
Order Extending Time for Filings (or Any Act) in First District Court of Appeal
Posted March 24, 2020
CHIEF JUSTICE ORDERS JURY TRIALS TO BE SUSPENDED OR EXTENDED FOR 60 DAYS
Posted March 19, 2020
Order in Unlawful Detainer Proceedings
Posted March 18, 2020
For those with Restraining Order Hearings
Permanent restraining orders scheduled to occur within thirty days of March 16, 2020 will be continued. Parties scheduled for a pending restraining order hearing should appear in court on the currently scheduled hearing date. The Court will reschedule the hearing in open court and provide the parties with reissued notices of hearing and reissued temporary orders.
Posted March 17, 2020
COURT'S EMERGENCY ORDER RE: COVID-19 VIRUS
CHIEF JUSTICE EMERGENCY ORDER RE: COVID-19 VIRUS
INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND FAMILY LAW CASES (last updated: April 7, 2020)
INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND JUVENILE CASES (last updated: March 26, 2020)
INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND TRAFFIC CASES (last updated: March 26, 2020)
Posted March 16, 2020
INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND COURT OPERATIONS
PRESS RELEASE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND COURT OPERATIONS
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Juvenile

We coordinate the filing of documents, payment of fees and calendaring of cases involving delinquency, dependency, adoptions and emancipation matters for minors.

Traffic

New: Traffic case payments are now accepted at the Criminal Clerk's Office on the 4th Floor, 400 County Center, Hall of Justice, Redwood City too. Please note: No additional services are available for traffic cases at the Redwood City location.

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