sunnyvale courthouse

Sunnyvale Courthouse closing August 15, 2016!

The judges and staff from the Sunnyvale courthouse will be moving to the new Family Justice Center Courthouse effective Monday, Aug. 15. On Friday Aug. 12, the Sunnyvale Clerk’s Office will have limited hours from 8:30 am to 11 am, in preparation for the move to the new facility. On that Friday, August 12th, the Clerk’s Offices at the Notre Dame (Family) courthouse will be open and available to assist from 11 am to 3:00 pm.


photo of the Sunnyvale Courthouse

Location & Contact Info

Street Address: 605 West El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Click to see map  and get driving directions.
Click to view public transportation info.
Mailing Address: 191 N. First Street San Jose, CA 95113


Types of cases heard: Family Law.

Parking Information: Click to see parking map (image opens in new window).

Sunnyvale Courthouse Business Hours

Refer to this list of courthouse hours  for current business hours. Please be advised that effective November 24, 2014, the business hours at all courthouse locations will be 8:30 am - 3:00 pm. For further details, please see the Reduced Business Hours Notice  .

Sunnyvale Self-Help Center: See flyer for Sunnyvale Self-Help hours and services 

Drop Box Information at the Sunnyvale Courthouse

The Drop Box is located in the lobby. It can be accessed between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Click for guidelines on using the drop box .

List of Departments/Courtrooms and Judicial Officers at the Sunnyvale Courthouse

Department Phone Numbers
Department 80: Honorable James E. Towery - FAMILY COURT matters only
Courtroom Clerk (408) 481-3520
Court Reporter:   (408) 481-3525/3526
Department 81: Honorable Cynthia C. Lie - FAMILY COURT matters only
Courtroom Clerk (408) 481-3530
Court Reporter:   (408) 481-3535
Department 82: Honorable Joshua Weinstein - FAMILY COURT matters only
Courtroom Clerk (408) 481-3540
Court Reporter:   (408) 481-3545
Department 83: Honorable Mary Ann Grilli - FAMILY COURT matters only
Courtroom Clerk (408) 481-3550
Court Reporter:   (408) 481-3555
© 2016 Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara