Judge Judy Craddick
Clerk: Chandra Forfang
Phone: (925) 957- 5709
Fax: (925) 957- 5905
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.
Up to the minute Case Status and Imaged Documents (when available)
Instructions for using Open Access
Pursuant to CRC 2.254(c), this notice is to inform you that the court system is experiencing technical issues that are preventing service provider filing links from entering the court production queue. We are working to restore service as soon as possible, but do not have an ETA for restoration at this time.
E-Filing Frequently Asked Questions
LexisNexis® File & Serve - Contra Costa
OneLegal Sign-up Instructions
Dept 9 Forms:
Guidelines for Complex Litigation
CA Rules Of Court: E-Filing
CA Rules Of Court: Privacy and Public Access
Electronic Case Filing Standing Order
Initial Case Assignment Order
Sample Good Faith Settlement Order
Sample Issue Conference Setting Order
A Handy Guide to Department 9
Technology in the Courtroom:
The Complex Litigation department is a “high tech” courtroom. This equipment is fully integrated to help you present evidence in court. Please read the Evidence Presentation Equipment instructions so that you will know how to use this equipment before trial.
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