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.

Court News & Notices

Posted: April 8, 2019
Request for Proposals
High Density Shelving, RFP 17-2018-03

Posted: April 8, 2019
Employment Opportunities
Court Clerk I/II/III

Posted: March 29, 2019
Invitation to Comment
Proposed Changes to Local Rules:
Chapter 4, Rule 4.1-4.8, Criminal Proceedings
Comment by May 15, 2019

Updated: March 27, 2019
Request for Proposals #17-2018-02
Unarmed Perimeter Security Services
Proposals due April 8, 2019
Questions and Answers
Notice of Intent to Award

Posted: November 2, 2018
FY 2018-19 Proposed Budget

Posted: August 9, 2018
FY 2018-19 Trial Court Allocations

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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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.