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South County Courthouse San Diego


The South County Courthouse is located at 500 3rd. Avenue in Chula Vista, CA 91910. The South County Regional Center houses the Superior Court, Sheriff, and Revenue and Recovery. This branch hears Criminal, Family Law, and Civil Harassment/Elder or Dependent Adult Abuse Restraining Orders.


Parking is available around the courthouse in designated “public” areas. There is also metered parking available on the streets surrounding the courthouse. Please keep in mind that you may spend hours in court and you may need to feed your meter or risk a parking ticket if you run out of time.

Additional Information

Civil Harassment/Elder or Dependent Adult Abuse Temporary Restraining Orders are filed at the Family Law Business Office located on the 3rd floor. You may obtain assistance in completing the forms by the Civil Temporary Restraining Order Clinic located on the 1st floor in room 158. Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis

If you’re facing a charge at the South County Courthouse in San Diego, it’s in your best interest to have an experience criminal defense attorney by your side. You can browse our lawyer’s listing to find the right attorney for your particular case!

Law Offices of Mark A. Gallagher

Why do we ask for your Date of Birth and Driver's License Number?

When contacting the Law Offices of Mark A. Gallagher, we ask you for your D.O.B. and DL# to look up your traffic violation(s) information. With this information, we’ll be able to give you accurate details about your case and how we’re able to help you when we contact you.