Thursday, September 19, 2019

Welcome to our Court

Hon. Ann C. Moorman,
Presiding Judge

Kim Turner,
Court Executive Officer

The operating hours for all clerks' offices are 8:30 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.  Telephone hours 8:30 am to 1:00 pm


LOCATIONS   Map of Location

Mendocino County Courthouse
Corner of State & Perkins Streets
100 North State Street
Ukiah, CA 95482

Ten Mile Branch
700 South Franklin Street
Fort Bragg, CA 95437

Point Arena VFW Hall
24000 South Highway One
Point Arena, CA 95468

Hearings on third Thursday three times a year.  No other court services are available in Point Arena.


The Court is closed for Columbus Day on Monday, October 14th


Posted September 13, 2019

The public is invited to comment on the Court’s proposed changes to its Local Rules, which will become effective on January 1, 2020. The public comment period is open until October 28, 2019. Please submit written comments via email to or via mail to:

Kim Weston, Administrative Assistant
Mendocino County Superior Court
100 N. State Street, Room 303
Ukiah, CA 95482


    Proposed Changes to Local Rules - Effective January 1st, 2020


Posted June 10, 2019
First District Seeking Attorneys to Represent Inmates in Death Penalty-Related Habeas Corpus Proceedings

The Regional Habeas Corpus Panel Committee for the Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, is seeking qualified lawyers to represent indigent persons in death penalty-related habeas corpus proceedings in the superior courts. For information about how to apply for an appointment please use the following links:

Qualification Criteria for Appointment»

Application for Appointment in a Death Penalty-Related Habeas Corpus Proceeding»

The rate of pay for such representation has not been set.

Attorneys with their principal place of business in the First District, or with their principal place of business outside the State of California, should send their completed application and application materials to the email address below. (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 4.562(d)(2)(C).) Applications should be addressed to the Regional Habeas Corpus Panel Committee.

Email: 1DCA -

Posted Jan 28, 2019
Free Legal Help in Covelo and Gualala

Help through LIVE video conference is available on Tuesdays from 3:00-5:00pm at the Round Valley Family Resource Center in Covelo and at the Action Network in Gualala.  We provide help with forms, legal information, and education.

Covelo information»

Gualala information»

Contact Information

Main Line (Ukiah) (707) 468-2000
Ten Mile Branch: (707) 964-3192
Jury Services:
Ukiah (707) 463-4663
Fort Bragg (707) 961-6288
Self Help Center
Monday 9-12 and 1-4pm
Tuesday 9-12 and 1-4pm
Wednesday Restraining Order Help Only 9-12 and 1-4pm
Thursday 9-12 and 1-4pm
Se habla español
Family Court Services
Phone: (707) 463-4484
Drug Court
Phone: (707) 468-2055
Court Clerk's Offices
Office Hours: 8:30am-3:00pm
Phone Hours: 8:30am-1:00pm
Civil: (707) 468-2003
Criminal: (707) 463-4661
Family Law: (707) 468-2001
Juvenile: (707) 468-2006
Probate: (707) 468-2005
Small Claims: (707) 468-2002
Traffic: (707) 463-4660
Court Administration
Executive Office: (707) 463-4664
Human Resources: (707) 463-4285
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