Los Gatos Superior Court in Los Gatos California

Address and phone number for Los Gatos Superior Court, a Court, at Capri Drive, Los Gatos CA.

Los Gatos Superior Court
14205 Capri Drive, Los Gatos, California, 95032

About the Los Gatos Superior Court

The Los Gatos Superior Court, located in Los Gatos, California is a government institution where legal disputes are resolved in accordance with the law. In Los Gatos Criminal Courts, the government brings a case against a defendant who is accused of breaking the law. In Los Gatos Civil Courts, the Court settles disputes between citizens that they are unable to resolve on their own.

You may contact the Court for questions about:
  • Los Gatos court records
  • Case searches and legal documents
  • Appeals and appellate process
  • Los Gatos court dockets and calendars
  • Background checks
Los Gatos Court Records

The Los Gatos Superior Court maintains records on a wide variety of public court records that are available upon request at the Santa Clara County Courthouse. Interested parties may contact the Santa Clara County Court and request copies of records which may include case documents, court decisions, court records, court dockets and calendars, criminal records and background checks.

About the United States Court System

The Court system in the United States is made up of a Federal Court system and fifty state Court systems. In each system, there are two general types of Courts: Trial Courts and Appellate Courts.

Los Gatos Trial Court

Trial Courts in Los Gatos, CA hear cases for the first time. In a Trial Court, both sides of the dispute present evidence to support their version of events, and a jury is usually called on to decide the case. One judge presides over the case in a Trial Court.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Santa Clara County Courts of limited jurisdiction may be limited to hearing only cases involving misdemeanors, small claims, or traffic and other minor violations in California. Courts of limited jurisdiction may also only hear cases on specific subject matter, such as Santa Clara County Probate Courts and Santa Clara County Family Courts.

Los Gatos Appellate Court

Los Gatos Appellate Courts hear appeals of decisions reached at Trial Courts in Santa Clara County. No new evidence is presented in Appellate Court. A judge or panel of judges decides the appeal rather than a jury.

Federal Courts in California

In the Federal Court system, District Courts serve as the Trial Courts. In the state Court systems, Trial Courts are further grouped into Courts of general jurisdiction and Courts of limited jurisdiction. Courts of general jurisdiction are Courts that can hear cases of any kind, including felonies. The names for Courts of general jurisdiction vary but are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and may be organized to hear cases within certain geographic areas, such as Santa Clara County.

The Appellate Courts in the Federal Court system consist of twelve Circuit Courts that are organized regionally and the U.S. Supreme Court, which is the highest Court in the country. Appellate Courts at the California state level mirror the Federal structure, with one or more Appellate Courts and a California Supreme Court.

Contact the Los Gatos Superior Court

You may contact the Los Gatos Courthouse by calling the Los Gatos Superior Court non-emergency number 408-370-4440, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Los Gatos Superior Court, 14205 Capri Drive, Los Gatos, California, 95032.

Map of Los Gatos Superior Court in Los Gatos California

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