Department 17 - Judge Barry Goode
Clerk: Diane Lynn
Phone: (925) 608-1117
Fax: (925) 608-2686
Effective August 15, 2005, the Court began accepting electronic filings on designated Complex Litigation cases.
The court will designate a service provider for each complex litigation case.
Notice: Effective January 1, 2009, the Court fee to file electronically will be $5.00 per transaction.
Important LinksComplex Litigation FAQ
Open Access - external link
File & ServeXpress - Contra Costa - external link
California Rules of Court : Electronic Service (2.251) - external link
Electronic Case Filing Standing Order
Initial Case Assignment Order
Sample Good Faith Settlement Order
Sample Bench Trial and Issue Conference Order
Sample Trial and Issue Conference Order
Issue Conference Check List
A Handy Guide to Department 17