Effective November 2, the Family Law Division at the Superior Court of Los Angeles County will implement the following changes to courtroom operations:

New Restraining Order Courtroom:

Judge Lee S. Arian will preside over Restraining Order matters in Department 25 of the Stanley Mosk Courthouse, located at 111 N. Hill St., Los Angeles.

Requests for Temporary Restraining Orders not filed in an existing Family Law case will be randomly assigned. Requests for Temporary Restraining Orders filed in an existing Family Law case will be heard in the assigned home court.

Judicial Officer Moves:

  • Judge Emily T. Spear will move from Department 13 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse to Department N at the Compton Courthouse, located at 200 W. Compton Blvd., Compton.
  • Judge Jeanmarie Klingenbeck Warren will be assigned to Department 13 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse.
  • Commissioner Kimberly Dotson will move from Department 6 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse to Department M at the Compton Courthouse.
  • Commissioner Armando Duron will move from Department M at the Compton Courthouse to Department 6 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse.
  • Judge A. Veronica Sauceda will move from Department N at the Compton Courthouse to Department 102 at the Whittier Courthouse, located at 7339 S. Painter Ave., Whittier.
  • Judge LaRonda J. McCoy will move to the Criminal Division.

All matters currently calendared in the departments mentioned above shall remain scheduled on the dates and times previously set unless otherwise notified.

Counsel and parties are instructed to identify the assigned judicial officer and department beneath the case number on the first page of all documents filed with the clerk.

View the full notice here.

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