News & Notices
Posted July 19, 2016 –
New Judge Appointments
Governor Brown announced the appointment of John P. Bianco and Nathan G. Leedy to judgeships in the Tulare County Superior Court.
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Posted July 13, 2016 –
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY COURT CLOSURE
The Visalia Division of the Tulare County Superior Court will be closed to the public on Thursday, August 18, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. so court staff may participate in an organized training event.
Limited services will be made available as mandated; however, access to the building will not be allowed during this time. Additional information regarding available services at alternate locations will be posted at a later date.
All questions may be directed to Deanna Jasso, Court Administrative Manager at (559) 730-5000 ext. 1117.
Posted June 07, 2016 –
In order to avoid interference, delay, or disruption in the delivery of court services and to protect the privacy interests of the public and of court staff, the court has adopted a policy limiting audio and video recording within court facilities.
Effective June 26, 2016, any and all "photographing" and/or "recording" of people, things, conversations or proceedings is prohibited in any court or court related facility.
The policy, in it's entirety, is posted in all court service locations and is available from Court Administration upon request.
Posted April 13, 2016 –
The Tulare County Superior Court is in the process of digitizing historic documents that are currently stored on Microfilm and Microfiche to make them more easily available to the public. These documents will not be available for an extended period of time because of this effort. The Court thanks you for your patience as we make these improvements.
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About Our Court
Presiding Judge: Judge Gary L. Paden
Assistant Presiding Judge: Judge Bret Hillman
Court Executive Officer: LaRayne Cleek
Tulare County is located in the Central Valley of California, south of Fresno, and north of Bakersfield. It is 4,839.09 square miles in size and has a population of over 440,000 people.
Locations and Information
- Visalia (County Civic Center)
- 221 South Mooney Boulevard
- Phone: 559-730-5000
- Pretrial Facility
- 36650 Road 112
- Phone: 559-738-2400
- 300 East Olive
- Phone: 559-782-3700
- 640 South Alta Avenue
- Phone: 559-595-6400
- Juvenile Justice Facility
- 11200 Avenue 368, Room 201
- Phone: 559-738-2300
- Family Law Facilitator
- 3400 West Mineral King, Suite C
- Phone: 559-737-5500
Court business hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00AM - 5:00PM excluding Holidays.
Public lobby hours are 8:00AM - 4:00PM.