Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers have extensive experience at Orange County Superior Court - Harbor Justice Center, where DUI cases that originate in the southern coastal portion of Orange County (from Costa Mesa down to San Clemente), as well as nearby inland cities (such as Mission Viejo), are prosecuted.
Misdemeanor and felony DUI cases at Harbor Justice Center are generally prosecuted by the Orange County District Attorney's Office.
Harbor Justice Center is located at:
4601 Jamboree Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
The first court appearance following a DUI arrest is called an arraignment. This appearance presents you with your first opportunity to plead "guilty," "not guilty," or "nolo contendere" (no contest) to any criminal charge.
- Misdemeanor DUI arraignments: Department H8
- Felony DUI arraignments: Department H2
- Arraignments for other charges: Department H8
Note that misdemeanor DUI charges do not require you to appear in person if you have retained an attorney. Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers provide this service regularly.