The superior court provides interpreters for the following case types:
- Domestic violence
The superior court does not provide court interpreters for Small Claims and Civil Matters:
- If a party calls a witness for whom an interpreter is required, the party shall provide, in advance, for the interpreter and shall be responsible for his or her compensation.
- If an interpreter is required to assist the mediation process, a family member should not be used as the interpreter without the consent of the other party and opposing counsel.
- The interpreter's role shall be limited to that of interpreting, not offering, opinions or suggestions.