Sacramento district office
160 Promenade Circle, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95834-2962
Joel Harter, presiding judge
Units within the Sacramento district office:
- Audit Unit
- Disability Evaluation Unit
- Information & Assistance Unit
- Subsequent Injuries Benefits Trust Fund
- Uninsured Employers Benefits Trust Fund
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|Court is in session:||8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. morning session
1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. afternoon session
|Injured worker workshop:||In response to the current COVID-19 crisis, all injured worker workshops are cancelled. Please check back for updates.|
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The court is located on the 3rd floor. The court lobby opens at 8:00 a.m. five days a week (except holidays).
Children should not be brought to court.
Walk-through hours are 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Appropriate walk-throughs are available (either during judge walk-through calendars or as designated by the Presiding Judge). Walk-throughs are assigned out to designated judges by front office staff at time of walk-through.
Getting to the court
- Sacramento Regional Transit information, schedules, and costs.
- Driving directions to Sacramento district office.
The district office is patrolled by an onsite CHP officer. In addition, the parking lots adjacent to the building are patrolled by a security service.
Weapons or other dangerous objects may not be brought into the building.
There are several places to eat within walking distance or a short drive away, including Beach Hut Deli, BJ’s Restaurant, Mimi’s and Panera Bread. Starbucks can be found at the Barnes and Noble or Target stores nearby.
No food, gum or drink (except bottled water if necessary) is allowed on the 3rd floor in the hallways, lobbies or courtrooms.