Set a Hearing

All hearings must be scheduled in advance by contacting a clerk.

The criminal clerk is located at 60 North Washington Street, Sonora, CA.

Phone: (209) 533-5563

Fax: (209) 533-5581

Email: crimjuv.calendar@tuolumne.courts.ca.gov

The civil/family law/small claims/probate clerk is located on the second floor of the Historic Courthouse, 41 West Yaney Avenue, Sonora, CA.

Phone: (209) 533-5555

Fax: (209) 533-6616

Email: civil.calendar@tuolumne.courts.ca.gov

The juvenile clerk is on the third floor of the Historic Courthouse, 41 West Yaney Avenue, Sonora, CA. 

Phone: (209) 533-6975

Fax: (209) 533-6573

Email: crimjuv.calendar@tuolumne.courts.ca.gov

Ex Parte Hearings

To schedule an ex-parte hearing, you must submit an Application for Ex-Parte Hearing to the appropriate clerk.  Forms must be submitted in person, or by a Certified Fax Filing Agency accompanied with the $40 filing fee required for non-criminal matters.  (See fax numbers provided above.)


If you require a sign language interpreter or a foreign language interpreter, please contact the court at (209) 533-5906.

NOTE:  We recommend that you contact the court as soon as possible to ensure the availability of an interpreter for your hearing.

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