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
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
The juvenile clerk is on the
third floor of the Historic Courthouse, 41 West Yaney Avenue,
Phone: (209) 533-6975
Fax: (209) 533-6573
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.
Click here to view up-coming hearings scheduled for the current week.