DID YOU KNOW? COURT BUDGETS IN CALIFORNIA’S 15 SMALLEST COURTS HAVE DROPPED AN AVERAGE OF 34.2 PERCENT IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS (COMPARED WITH A 15.2 PERCENT DROP IN THE 15 LARGEST). 73% LIMITED ACCESS TO COURT REPORTERS 83% CUT CLERK OR COURTROOM HOURS
At our firm the attorneys participate as discovery referees for the courts (without compensation) to help ease court time and court congestion. We would encourage all attorneys to do likewise in the various programs offered.