Family Law Contact Information

Family Law Division Contact Information

Family Law Division processes cases relating to Domestic Violence and Restraining Orders, Divorce/Dissolution of Marriage, Divorce, Legal separation, Annulment, Child Custody and Visitation, Child and Spousal Support, Paternity/Parentage and Adoption.

Location Service Hours Phone E-mail
Bakersfield
Metro Justice Building
1215 Truxtun Ave Bakersfield, CA 93301 , 1st floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed) 661-868-5393 E-Mail
Ridgecrest
Ridgecrest Superior Court
132 East Coso Ave Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed) 661-868-5393 E-Mail

Family Law Court Services Contact Information

Family Court Services is a department of the Kern County Superior Court which provides family mediations, custody evaluations, guardianship investigations, stepparent adoption investigations, and conservatorship investigations. All areas outside of Bakersfield contact Metropolitan division.

Location Service Hours Phone E-mail
Bakersfield
Metro Justice Building
1215 Truxtun Ave Bakersfield, CA 93301 , 3rd floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed)
Mediations set by appointment only.
661-868-4530 E-Mail

Family Law Facilitator Contact Information

The Office of the Family Law Facilitator provides assistance to unrepresented parties in family law cases. The Family Law Facilitator provides general and procedural information, sample packets, forms and referrals to unrepresented parties in family law cases. The goal of the Family Law Facilitator is to assist unrepresented parties through the Family Law Process.

Location Service Hours Phone E-mail
Bakersfield
Metro Justice Building
1215 Truxtun Ave Bakersfield, CA 93301 , 1st floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Court Hours: Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed) E-Mail
Delano
Delano Superior Court
1122 Jefferson St Delano, CA 93215
Delano, CA 93215
Court Hours: Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed)
Facilitator Hours: Alternating Wednesday 9AM to 3PM
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Drop in only - No appointments.
E-Mail
Mojave
Mojave Superior Court
1773 State Highway 58 Business Mojave, CA 93501
Court Hours: Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed)
Facilitator Hours: every other Monday from 930AM to 3PM
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Drop in only - No appointments.
E-Mail
Ridgecrest
Ridgecrest Superior Court
132 East Coso Ave Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Court Hours: Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed)
Facilitator Hours: Video conference appointments on 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Sign up with the court clerk.
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Drop in only - No appointments.
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Shafter
Shafter Superior Court
325 Central Valley Hwy Shafter, CA 93263
Court Hours: Monday (8AM - 4PM), Tuesday (8AM - 4PM), Wednesday (8AM - 4PM), Thursday (8AM - 4PM), Friday (8AM - 12PM), Saturday (Closed), Sunday (Closed)
Facilitator Hours: Alternating Wednesday 9AM to 3PM and Firdays 9AM to 12PM
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Drop in only - No appointments.
E-Mail