California Bankruptcy Court Information

This is the contact information for the California Federal Bankruptcy Courts.

California Northern District Court

URL: http://www.canb.uscourts.gov
Locations: Eureka, Oakland, Salinas, San Francisco, San Jose, Santa Rosa
Counties Served: Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake Martin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Francisco, San Mateo, Sonoma, Santa Rosa

California Northern District Court Judges

Hon. Alan Jaroslovsky
Chief Judge
99 South "E" Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
(707) 547-5900

Hon. Thomas E. Carlson
235 Pine Street, 19th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 268-2300

Hon. Roger L. Efremsky
Judge
1300 Clay Street, Suite 300
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 879-3600

Hon. Edward D. Jellen
P.O. Box 2070
Oakland, CA 94604
(510) 879-3600

Hon. Stephen L. Johnson
Judge
280 South First Street, Room 3035
San Jose, CA 95113-3099
(408) 278-7500

Hon. William Lafferty
Judge
P.O. Box 2070
Oakland, CA 94604
(510) 879-3600

Hon. Dennis Montali
235 Pine Street, 19th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 268-2300

Hon. Charles Novak
Judge
280 South First Street, Room 3035
San Jose, CA 95113-3099
408) 278-7500

Hon. Arthur Weissbrodt
280 South First Street, Room 3035
San Jose, CA 95113-3099
(408) 278-7500

California Northern District Court Clerks

Elizabeth Lucero
Bankruptcy Clerk
235 Pine St.
19th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94120-7341
(415) 268-2300

Roger White
Room 3035
280 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 278-7500

Dennis J. Bilecki
99 South "E" Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
(707) 547-5900

Tracie Williams
P.O. Box 2070
Oakland, CA 94604
(510) 879-3600

California Eastern District Court

URL: http://www.caeb.uscourts.gov
Locations: Bakersfield, Fresno, Modesto, Sacramento
Counties Served: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, T

California Eastern District Court Judges

Hon. Jane D. McKeag
501 I St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 498-5564

Hon. Michael S. McManus
P.O. Box 5276
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 521-5160

Hon. Christopher M. Klein
501 I St., Ste. 3-200
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 498-5543

Hon. Whitney Rimel
2656 U.S. Courthouse
1130 O St.
Fresno, CA 93721
(559) 498-7217

Hon. David E. Russell
Chief Judge
501 I St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 498-5525

Hon. Thomas Homan
P.O. Box 5276
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 521-5160

California Eastern District Court Clerks

Richard G. Heltzel
Bankruptcy Clerk
501 I St.
Ste. 3-200
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 930-4400

Cheryl Michaels
Deputy In Charge
2656 U.S. Courthouse
1130 O St.
Fresno, CA 93721
(559) 498-7217

Sharon Walker
Deputy In Charge
1130 12th St.
Ste. C
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 521-5160

California Southern District Court

URL: http://www.casb.uscourts.gov
Locations: San Diego
Counties Served: Imperial, San Diego

California Southern District Court Judges

Hon. Louise D. Adler
325 West F. St.
San Diego, CA 92101-6991
(619) 557-5158

Hon. Peter W. Bowie
325 West F. St.
San Diego, CA 92101-6991
(619) 557-5158

Hon. James W. Meyers
325 West F. St.
San Diego, CA 92101-6991
(619) 557-7642

Hon. John. J. Hargrove
325 West F. St.
San Diego, CA 92101-6991
(619) 557-6580

California Southern District Court Clerks

Barry K. Lander
Bankruptcy Clerk
325 West F. St.
San Diego, CA 92101-6991
(619) 557-6582

California Central District Court

URL: http://www.cacb.uscourts.gov
Locations: Los Angeles, Riverside, Santa Ana, Santa Barbara, And Woodland Hills
Counties Served: Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, Ventura

California Central District Court Judges

Hon. Vincent P. Zurzolo
Chief Judge
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1360
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-3755
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-5855
Court Recorder  (213) 894-3150

Hon. Alan M. Ahart
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1382
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-3745
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-5856
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-1486

Hon. Theodor C. Albert
411 West Fourth Street, Suite 5085
Santa Ana, CA 92701-4593
Chambers (714) 338-5430
Lead Courtroom Deputy (714) 338-5383
Court Recorder Contact (714) 338-5381

Hon. Sheri Bluebond
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1482
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-8980
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-3688
Courtroom Deputy - Riverside Division (951) 774-1085

Hon. Samuel L. Bufford
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1582
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-0992
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-0995
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-3303

Hon. Ellen Carroll
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1634
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-4034
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-4085
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-6498

Hon. Peter H. Carroll
3420 Twelfth Street, Suite 365
Riverside, CA 92501-3819
Chambers (951) 774-1031
Courtroom Deputy (951) 774-1097
Court Recorder Contact (951) 774-1073

Hon. Thomas B. Donovan
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1352
Los Angeles, CA 9001
Chambers (213) 894-3728
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-6172
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-5011

Hon. Meredith A. Jury
3420 Twelfth Street, Suite 345
Riverside, CA 92501-3819
Chambers (951) 774-1043
Courtroom Deputy (951) 774-1091
Court Recorder Contact (951) 774-1073

Hon. Victoria S. Kaufman
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1682
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-2552
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-7341
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-0506

Hon. Robert Kwan
411 West Fourth Street, Suite 5165
Santa Ana, CA 92701-4593
Chambers (714) 338-5450
Courtroom Deputy (714) 338-5366
Court Recorder Contact (714) 338-5369

Hon. Geraldine Mund
21041 Burbank Boulevard, Suite 342
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Chambers (818) 587-2840
Courtroom Services Clerk (818) 587-2850/2851
Court Recorder Contact (818) 587-2850/2851

Hon. Richard M. Neiter
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1652
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-4080
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-5860
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-1485

Hon. Robin L. Riblet
1415 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2511
Chambers (805) 884-4860
Courtroom Deputy (805) 884-4873
Court Recorder Contact (805) 884-4891

Hon. Ernets M. Robles
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1560
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-1522
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-4843
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-6233

Hon. Barry Russell
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building And Courthouse
255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1660
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Chambers (213) 894-6091
Courtroom Deputy (213) 894-3687
Court Recorder Contact (213) 894-7202

Hon. Erithe A. Smith
Ronald Reagan Federal Building And United States Courthouse
411 West Fourth Street, Suite 5041
Santa Ana, CA 92701-4593
Chambers (714) 338-5440
Courtroom Deputy (714) 338-5360
Court Recorder Contact (714) 338-5361

Hon. Maureen A. Tighe
21041 Burbank Boulevard, Suite 325
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Chambers (818) 587-2806
Courtroom Deputy (818) 587-2815
Court Recorder Contact (818) 587-2818

California Central District Court Clerks

Jon D. Ceretto
Executive Officer/Clerk Of The Court
255 East Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 894-6244

Phyllis Presley
Deputy-in-Charge
411 W. Fourth St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(714) 338-5300

Chris Lippens
Deputy-in-Charge
3420 Twelfth St.
Riverside, CA 95201
(909) 774-1000

Kathleen Crosser
Deputy-in-Charge
1415 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 884-4800

Paula Roe
Deputy-in-Charge
21041 Burbank Blvd.
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
(818) 587-2900

Dennis Tibayan
Deputy-In-Charge
255 East Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 894-3118

If you have question about filing bankruptcy please visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page or visit the California bankruptcy information page.