George E. McDonald Hall of Justice2233 Shoreline Drive, Alameda, CA, 94501
George E. McDonald Hall of Justice is located in Alameda County at 2233 Shoreline Drive, Alameda, CA 94501. It is the home of the Alameda County Superior Court.
The Hall of Justice was designed by the architectural firm, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP and completed in 2002. The building has nine stories and a total floor area of 528,000 square feet. The exterior is clad with precast concrete panels and glass curtain walls. The building was designed to achieve a LEED Silver rating.
The Hall of Justice houses 46 courtrooms, the county clerk’s office, the district attorney’s office, and other support services. It is connected to the Alameda County Jail by a pedestrian bridge. The jail is located on an adjacent site and was also designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP.