News from the Court

Check this page for recent messages that the Contra Costa County Superior Court asked that we share with members of the CCCBA.

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Temporary Judges Sought in Contra Costa and Alameda

The Superior Courts in Contra Costa and Alameda are both seeking attorneys to serve as Judges Pro Tem. The application deadline for the Alameda County Superior Court is September 30, 2022 for the 2023 calendar year. See the flyer here. The Contra Costa County Superior Court accepts applications on a rolling basis. See the flyer here.

Department 16 – Judge Reyes on Leave

Judge Reyes will be on leave August 29 – October 14 for knee replacement surgery and physical therapy. Judge Barry Goode and another visiting judge will sit in Department 16 during his absence.

Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Local Rules

The Contra Costa Superior Court invites comment for proposed changes to its Local Rules to be effective January 1, 2023. Please see this announcement concerning the process for comments. Our Local Rules and a redline of proposed changes are available on our Local Rules page.  Comments must be received by 5:00 pm on September 26, 2022.