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: August 22, 2019
Accepting applications for Court Clerk I/II/III

Posted: August 14, 2019
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Proposed Court Budget

Posted: July 31, 2019
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Trial Court Allocations

Posted: June 17, 2019
Warrant Telephone Scam: Press Release

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.