August 16 - September 15, 2021


Superior Court of California, County of Sonoma

About Us

The Superior Court of California, County of Sonoma

The Superior Court of Sonoma County is a unified trial court committed to access, services, justice, and an unwavering pursuit of excellence, fairness, integrity and accountability. Currently, the bench consists of 21 Judges and 3 Commissioners. Court leadership includes the Presiding Judge as well as Supervising Judges in the Civil, Criminal, Family and Juvenile court divisions.

The Superior Court of California, County of Sonoma hears criminal, civil, family law, probate, juvenile, child support enforcement, traffic and mental health cases. The Court is administered by an Executive Officer and operates a support staff of approximately 200 employees. The fiscal year 2020-2021 budget is approximately $30 million. The Court operates out of four courthouses: Hall of Justice, Civil and Family Law Courthouse, Empire Annex, and Juvenile Justice Center. All courthouses are located within Santa Rosa, Sonoma County. Sonoma County has a population of approximately 500,000.

A career with the Superior Court of California, County of Sonoma offers a wealth of opportunity for professional development and personal growth, a multitude of career options, public service experience unique to the State of California, professional associations with talented professionals across our Civil, Criminal, Family, Juvenile, Probate and Traffic divisions and unparalleled work-life balance and benefits.