These instructions are to initiate a new SMALL CLAIMS case in the Los Angeles Civil Court. If you have an existing Small Claims case number, you will want to file on that existing case—even if you have never filed on the case in our system before—following these instructions. VIEW CALIFORNIA SMALL CLAIMS FAQS HERE Table […]
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Select the Correct Filing Code for Proposed Orders in the Stanley Mosk Probate Court
Select the correct Filing Code to ensure proper routing of your proposed order in the Stanley Mosk Probate Court.
Los Angeles Probate to Begin Accepting Letters via e-Filing
Permissive e-Filing starting March 1, 2023 On March 1, 2023, electronic filing will become available to attorneys and self-represented litigants in the Probate Division for Probate Letters in decedent, guardianship, and conservatorship matters, including: Letters of Special Administration Letters of Administration/Testamentary Letters of Conservatorship (Temporary and General) Letters of Guardianship (Temporary and General) Mandatory e-filing […]
Printed Courtesy Copies for Los Angeles Probate Court Cases
In certain instances, and pursuant to Los Angeles Superior Court Local Rule and/or General Order, a courtesy copy must be submitted to the court on the same day the document is electronically filed, or if efiled after 5:00 p.m., immediately the next business day. If an opposition to an ex parte is filed after 4:00p.m. […]
Printed Courtesy Copies for Los Angeles Family Court Cases
In certain instances, and pursuant to the operative General Order Re Mandatory Electronic Filing for Family Law, nothing precludes a Judicial Officer from requesting a courtesy copy of a document electronically filed. For more information visit the court’s family law e-filing general order and / or frequently asked questions documents.
The EFSP Community and those eFiling in Los Angeles Superior Court Civil cases between February 17 and February 24, 2022.
During the time period between February 17 and February 24, 2022, there was an issue with the Journal Technologies E-Filing Manager (EFM) for Civil cases filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court. The problem was isolated to Los Angeles Superior Court Civil eFiling and did not affect any other courts services by the Journal Technologies […]
File on an Existing Case in Los Angeles Civil Court
These instructions are to File on an Existing Case in the Los Angeles Civil Courts—meaning this case already exists in the court system.
Printed Courtesy Copies for Los Angeles Civil Cases
In certain instances, and pursuant to the operative General Order Re Mandatory Electronic Filing for Civil, printed courtesy copies must be submitted to the Court.
JCCP Cases in the Los Angeles Superior Court
For all JCCP cases, e-file your documents on the Underlying Case Number. Include your JCCP action number underneath your case number.
Los Angeles Superior Court Family Information and FAQs
On Monday, November 15, 2021, e-filing will be MANDATORY for all attorneys in the Los Angeles Superior Court for Family Law Cases. It will be OPTIONAL for self-represented litigants.