Info By Division

Visit the Criminal Division Page

A criminal case is a proceeding in which someone is charged with a public offense, evidence is presented on both sides, and a decision is made as to the person's guilt.

Visit the Jury Services Page

Information about Jury Duty and exemption, frequently asked questions, ADA, plus the Jury Reporting Status System.

Visit the Mediation Division Page

Mediation is a type of dispute resolution that is an alternative to litigation.

Visit the Small Claims Division Page

Small Claims court locations and Information Packet.

Visit the Traffic Division Page

Information on Traffic Violations and how to pay your ticket.

Special Announcement

Updated October 12, 2021


Multiple Positions Available Immediately
Click here for more information or call (707)-263-2374 x2263”

Court News & Notices

Posted: October 13, 2021
2021-22 Proposed Budget

Posted: July 14, 2021
2021-22 Judicial Council Allocations to Trial Courts

Posted: April 23, 2021
Juvenile Justice Commission Seeks Applicants

Posted: April 23, 2021
Juvenile Justice Commission Application

Posted: April 8, 2021
LK-902 Petition to Terminate Probation per AB1950

Posted: September 14, 2020
Employment Opportunities:
Court Clerk
Court Reporter I/II/III
Legal Assistant (Part-Time)

Mission Statement

The mission of Lake County Superior Court is to provide access to fair and equitable justice to all citizens of Lake County in an efficient manner.

Welcome to Lake County Superior Court

About Our Court

Presiding Judge: Judge Michael S. Lunas
Assistant Presiding Judge: Judge J. David Markham
Court Executive Officer: Krista D. LeVier

Lake County is located in northern California, about two and one-half hours driving time from both the San Francisco Bay Area and the Sacramento metropolitan area; approximately 110 road miles north of San Francisco, 100 road miles west of Sacramento, and 80 road miles east of the Pacific Coast. It is 1,261 square miles in size and has a population of 60,000 people.

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