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Los Angeles County Superior Court - San Fernando Courthouse

Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers have extensive experience at Los Angeles County Superior Court - San Fernando Courthouse, where cases that originate in the San Fernando Valley and surrounding areas are prosecuted.

Misdemeanor and felony DUI cases in the San Fernando area are prosecuted by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.

San Fernando Courthouse is located at:

900 3rd Street
San Fernando, CA 91340
(818) 898-2407

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 M (1st floor, Room 1056)
  • Felony DUI arraignments: Department S (1st floor, Room 1076)
  • Arraignments for other charges: Department M for misdemeanors Department S for felonies

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    court calendar if there's any issue

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.

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DUI cases are rarely hopeless. DUI convictions are almost never inevitable. Clients retain our California DUI defense attorneys for one reason: they want to fight the case. And win.

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The police arrested you for DUI. You gave a blood or a breath sample. The DUI officer confiscated you drivers license. The police released you with a notice to appear in court in a few weeks. Where do you go from here? Our lawyers are here to guide you step by step.