SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA
COUNTY OF MONTEREY
240 Church St., CA 93901 (831) 775-5400
www.monterey.courts.ca.gov


2014 Judicial Assignments

Effective February 03, 2014

Chambers of
Marla O. Anderson
Presiding Judge

*Indicates effective January 13, 2014

SALINAS COURTHOUSE
DEPARTMENT  1A
3rd Floor
Hon. Marla O. Anderson
Presiding Judge
Judicial Administration
Jury Orientation
Grand Jury Legal Advisor
DEPARTMENT  1
3rd Floor
Hon. Mark E. Hood
Assistant Presiding/Supervising Judge, Criminal Division
Felony Trial Department
Felony Domestic Violence
Prison Cases, Parole Petitions & Probation Revocation Community Supervision (PRCS)
Criminal Writ Department
Appellate Division
DEPARTMENT  2*
3rd Floor
Hon. Russell D. Scott
Felony Trial Department
DEPARTMENT  3
3rd Floor
Hon. Pamela L. Butler
Felony Trial Department
Appellate Division, Presiding
DEPARTMENT  4
2nd Floor
Hon. Carrie M. Panetta
Felony Trial Department
DEPARTMENT  5
2nd Floor
Hon. Julie R. Culver
Felony Trial Department
DEPARTMENT  6
2nd Floor
Hon. Larry E. Hayes
Felony Trial Department
DEPARTMENT  7
1st Floor
Hon. Lydia M. Villarreal
Misdemeanor Trial Department
Criminal Writ Department
DEPARTMENT  7A
1st Floor
Hon. Susan M. Dauphine
Misdemeanor Trial Depatment
DEPARTMENT  8*
1st Floor
Hon. Sam Lavorato, Jr.
Misdemeanor Trial Department
Misdemeanor Domestic Violence Court
DEPARTMENT  9
1st Floor
Hon. Vanessa W. Vallarta
Misdemeanor Trial Department
DEPARTMENT  10*
B Level
Hon. Albert H. Maldonado
Drug Treatment Court
Criminal Mental Health (CNC)
Civil Mental Health (LPS)
Appellate Division
DEPARTMENT  11*
B Level
Hon. Robert A. Burlison
Felony Arraignment Department
Misdemeanor Arraignment Department
DEPARTMENT  A
118 W. Gabilan Street Salinas
As Assigned
Juvenile Dependency Department
DEPARTMENT  A
118 W. Gabilan Street Salinas
Comm. Christopher R. Martin
Juvenile Truancy Department
DEPARTMENT  12*
1422 Natividad Road
Salinas
Hon. Timothy P. Roberts
Juvenile Delinquency Department

MONTEREY COURTHOUSE
DEPARTMENT 13
3rd Floor
Judge Elisabeth K. Mineta
Family Law Department
DEPARTMENT 13A
3rd Floor
Comm. Heidi K. Whilden
Family Law & Motion Department
Self Represented
Civil DV Restraining Orders
DEPARTMENT 14
2nd Floor
Hon. Thomas W. Wills
Supervising Judge, Civil and Family Law Division
Master Civil Trial Department
Case Management
Appellate Department, Alternate
DEPARTMENT 15
2nd Floor
Hon. Kay T. Kingsley
Civil Trial Department
Civil Law & Motion
DEPARTMENT 16
1st Floor
Hon. Efren N. Iglesia
Civil Trial Department
Probate Department
Civil Harassment Restraining Orders
DEPARTMENT 17
1st Floor
Hon. Susan J. Matcham
Civil Trial Department
Small Claims
Overflow Family Law Long Cause Trials

KING CITY COURTHOUSE
DEPARTMENT  18

CLOSED, Effective September 23, 2013

MARINA COURTHOUSE
DEPARTMENT  20

Comm. Christopher R. Martin
Traffic Court
DEPARTMENT  21

Comm. Diana C. Baker
Child Support Department