Appeals Frequently Asked Questions

Appeals to the Superior Court Appellate Division


Appeals to the Court of Appeal (4th District, Division One)


Central Courthouse, 2nd Floor
1100 Union Street
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 844-2348

For matters heard in the North County Division (Vista), your Notice of Appeal must be filed at the North County Courthouse:

North County Regional Center
325 South Melrose
Vista, CA 92081

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Juvenile: (760) 201-8600, select 17120

Felony, Misdemeanor, Infraction: (760) 201-8600, select 160

Steps in the Appeal Process

California Court of Appeal, Step by Step