Nevada City Courthouse201 Church Street, Nevada City, CA, 95959
Nevada City Courthouse is located in Nevada County at 201 Church Street, Nevada City, CA 95959. It is open Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm.
This courthouse handles criminal, civil, and family law cases. The court also hears small claims cases and has a Juvenile Court Department. The Honorable Peter Bales is the Presiding Judge and there are seven judges that serve on the court.
The court offers a mediation program to help resolve disputes. This program is voluntary and parties must agree to participate. The mediator is a neutral third party who helps the parties discuss the dispute and try to reach a resolution.
If you have a legal question, you can visit the court’s website or call the court’s clerk’s office for more information. The clerk’s office can provide you with the contact information for the attorney who is representing the other party in your case. You can also find this information on the court’s website.
If you are a defendant in a criminal case, you should consult an attorney as soon as possible. If you cannot afford an attorney, you may be eligible for representation through the public defender’s office.
The court offers a self-help center where you can find legal information and resources. The center is open Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm. You can also visit the court’s website for more information.