Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers have extensive experience at Los Angeles County Superior Court- El Monte Courthouse, where cases that originate in El Monte and surrounding areas are prosecuted.
Misdemeanor and felony DUI cases at El Monte Courthouse are generally prosecuted by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
El Monte Courthouse is located at:
11234 East Valley Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575- 4122
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, felony DUI arraignments, and arraignments for other charges at El Monte Courthouse are heard in Departments 1, 2, 4, 5, and 6.
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.