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George Deukmejian Courthouse Small Claims - Long Beach, CA

Courthouse in Los Angeles County, CA

Last updated at 2022-02-11T04:12:48.013Z

Important information

Courthouse info


275 Magnolia Avenue, Long Beach CA 90802

Hours of operation

The Gov. George Deukmejian Courthouse in Long Beach is open Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. The George Deukmejian Courthouse Clerk's Office is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Court fees

Up to $100

Contact info

Mailing Address

275 Magnolia Avenue, Long Beach CA 90802

General info

Court website

Filing info

Average days to process

2-10 business days

Small claims info

Small claims website

Helpful to know

Judge info

The small claims judge at George Deukmejian Courthouse is the Hon. Douglas W. Stern. Judge Stern was elected to the Los Angeles County Superior Court in 2013. After graduating form UCLA School of Law in 1978, Stern worked as a partner at two LA law firms. As an attorney he specialized in business litigation. Judge Stern served as the mayor of Rancho Palos Verdes in 2003 and 2008, and as Palos Verdes city councilman for ten years. Stern is a registered Democrat.

Parking info

Pay-parking is available near the Deukmejian Courthouse in the 101 S. Magnolia Avenue garage. Additional parking options include the West Broadway parking garage, 2 minutes from the court building.

Busiest time

The busiest times of day at the George Deukmejian Courthouse are from 9 am to 10 am.

Transit direction

The best way to reach the George Deukmejian Courthouse by public transit is through the LA Metro. The closest stop to the courthouse is at Broadway & Magnolia SE.See here for up-to-date schedules and to plan your trip. The Metro connects with and offers a number of different routes throughout Los Angeles County.

Driving direction

The Governor George Deukmejian Courthouse is located on 275 Magnolia Avenue, accessible from the 710 freeway south. The facility is a large, modern glass-plated building. The small claims division is located on the first floor, in Room 1401. After entering the courthouse atrium and passing through security, you will be directed to Room 1401.

Food nearby

For coffee, head the Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf on the first floor of the courthouse. The Deukmejian building hosts a few food options, including Savoury Fusion Grill, Subway, and Hacienda Franco. These are located on the outer left of the courthouse.

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