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Public News and Announcements

Riverside Court Self-Help Center Services

Riverside Courts Self-Help current services available

Effective immediately: You are encouraged to call or email the self-help center for self-help services in Family Law, Civil or probate matters.

 

SelfHelp@Riverside.Courts.Ca.Gov 951-274-4499 or 760-393-2163

 

Staff are able to:

 

✓Explain what it means for litigants to be their own attorney.

 

✓ Provide links to forms and answer specific questions.

 

✓ Provide legal information.

 

✓ Explain the court process/procedures.

 

Click here for more Details and en Español 



PRESS RELEASE: COVID-19

RIVERSIDE COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT

March 19, 2020 Update

RIVERSIDE SUPERIOR COURT TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE MOST COURTHOUSES AND REDUCE COURT HOURS EFFECTIVE MARCH 20, 2020.

The attached is being sent on behalf of the Hon. John W. Vineyard, Presiding Judge for the Riverside Superior Court. Click HERE for the news release about court closures (PDF).

March 17, 2020 Update:

The Riverside Superior Court is taking precautions to maintain a safe environment for all court customers, jurors, and staff in response to COVID-19. We are actively coordinating with other governmental and public health agencies to ensure that we are following up-to-date guidance from medical professionals. This includes coordination with justice partners, heightened precautions for staff, and increased janitorial activity in courthouses.
 
Please see the latest Press Release, available on the Court's website, or click here for the PDF document.
 

 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION

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The Riverside County Bar Association hosts MCLEs and other events throughout the year. Visit their website to get more information about becoming a member, to learn about the many opportunities to connect with other legal professionals in the community, and complete MCLE credit hours.

Visit the Riverside County Bar Association website to view their calendar, and for more information on upcoming events. 

Upcoming Events

CANCELLED: RCBA General Membership Meeting

Friday, March 13, 2020

Out of an abundance of caution, and due to the Governor's recommendation, the RCBA has decided to postpone tomorrow's general membership meeting due to the concerns created by the COVID-19 virus.

This action is being taken in the interests of the safety and well-being of our membership.

Please contact the RCBA if you have any questions.

 

Upcoming MCLE Opportunities

 

ANNOUNCEMENT: Section Meetings Cancelled

Due to the concerns created by the COVID-19 virus, and in the interests of the safety and well-being of our membership, the following RCBA Sections have cancelled their March meetings:
 
  • Tue., March 17 -- Family Law Section
  • Wed., March 18 -- Estate Planning/Probate & Elder Law Section
  • Thu., March 19 -- Solo & Small Firm Section
  • Wed., March 25 -- Appellate Law Section
 
Please contact the RCBA if you have any questions
 

CANCELLED: Little Known Facts about Altered Documents

Friday March 20, 2020 

For more info about the Barristers organization or upcoming events, please contact Paul L. Lin, Barristers President, by email at paullinesq@gmail.com or by phone at (951) 888-1398.

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DESERT BAR ASSOCIATION EVENTS

The Desert Bar Association hosts events through out the year. Visit their website to get more information about becoming a member, to learn about the many opportunities to connect with other legal professionals in the community, and complete MCLE credit hours.

Visit the Desert Bar Association website to view their calendar, and for more information on upcoming events

43rd Annual Bird Awards and Distinguished Judges Night

Saturday, May 9, 2020

This year's event is cancelled, due to COVID-19 restrictions.

 

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The Riverside County's Office of County Council Volunteer Program offers unpaid student internships and volunteer opportunities at one of its four office locations on a year-round basis.  Volunteers are provided the opportunity to explore different areas of law and develop skills to become valuable legal contributors to the local community by working closely with the civil public law attorneys and paralegals.  

 

Visit their webiste for more information and steps on how to apply.