Mesa Court

Find Mesa Arizona courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts. Courts provide information on legal cases, law documents, case searches, and appeals.

East Mesa Justice Court 4811 East Julep Street Mesa AZ 85205 480-985-0188

Mesa Municipal Court 245 West 2nd Street Mesa AZ 85201 480-644-2255

Mesa Southeast Superior Court 222 East Javelina Avenue Mesa AZ 85210

Mesa Superior Court 1810 South Lewis Mesa AZ 85210 602-506-2544

North Mesa Justice Court 1837 South Mesa Drive Mesa AZ 85210 480-926-9731

West Mesa Justice Court 2050 West University Drive Mesa AZ 85201 480-964-2958

About Mesa Courts

Courts in Mesa, AZ are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local and Arizona law and are housed in courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Mesa Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Mesa Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
  • Mesa court records and judgments
  • Law documents, filings and case records
  • Appealing Mesa court judgments
  • Court calendars and dockets
  • Mesa background checks
Mesa Court Records

Mesa court records are available to the public at the Courthouse. Records vary by specific court, however, commonly requested public records include copies of court decisions, court filings and records, court dockets and calendars, people and background check information as well as criminal records.

About the US Court System

The United States Legal System is comprised of a Federal Court System and Fifty State Court Systems which hear cases at Mesa Courthouses.

Mesa Trial Courts

Mesa Courts, where cases are heard for the first time, are where both sides, the prosecutor and defendant present evidence to argue and support their versions of events. A jury usually decides the outcome of cases and a single judge presides over the court room.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Limited Jurisdiction Courts in Mesa are typically limited to hearing only cases about small claims, traffic and driving violations, and misdemeanor offenses. Other courts of limited jurisdiction include Mesa Probate Courts and Mesa Family Courts.

Appellate Court in Mesa, Arizona

Appellate Courts, or Courts of Appeal, hear appeals of decisions that are reached in Mesa Trial Courts. A judge or a panel of judges presides over the appellate process and decides the outcome of the trial rather than a jury.

Arizona Federal Courts

Federal Courts are divided into Trial Courts and Appellate courts. Mesa Federal Courts are divided into Courts of General Jurisdiction and Courts of Limited Jurisdiction. General Jurisdiction Courts preside over all matters of cases, whereas Courts of Limited Jurisdiction are limited by their scope. Federal Courts in Arizona are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and have jurisdictional authority over defined geographic areas.

Twelve Circuit Courts comprise the US Appellate Court System with the United States Supreme Court at its head. Appellate Courts in Arizona state are similar to the Federal System, whereas multiple appellate courts hear cases within a defined geographic area, governed by the highest State Court, the Arizona Supreme Court.