Department 17 - Judge Barry Goode
Clerk: Diane Lynn
Phone: (925) 608-1117
Fax: (925) 608-2686
Effective August 15, 2005, the Court began accepting electronic filings on designated Complex Litigation cases.
The court will designate a service provider for each complex litigation case.
Notice: Effective January 1, 2009, the Court fee to file electronically will be $5.00 per transaction.
Important LinksComplex Litigation FAQ
Open Access - external link
File & ServeXpress - Contra Costa - external link
California Rules of Court : Electronic Service (2.251) - external link
Electronic Case Filing Standing Order
Initial Case Assignment Order
Sample Good Faith Settlement Order
Sample Issue Conference Setting Order
A Handy Guide to Department 17