Terraine courthouse

Terraine Courthouse closing August 22, 2016!

The judges and staff from the Terraine courthouse will be moving to the new Family Justice Center Courthouse effective Monday, Aug. 22. On Friday Aug. 19, the Terraine 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, Aug. 19, the Clerk’s Offices at the Hall of Justice (Criminal) and the new Family Justice Center Courthouse main floor clerk’s office (Dependency) will be open and available to assist from 11 am to 3:00 pm


photo of the Terraine Courthouse in downtown San Jose

Location & Contact Info

Street Address: 115 Terraine Street San Jose, CA 95110
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Mailing Address: 191 N. First Street San Jose, CA 95113


Types of cases heard: Juvenile Dependency and Criminal (Adult Drug Court)

Parking Information: Click to see parking map (image opens in new window). See the downtown San Jose parking map  for rates and parking options.

Terraine 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  .

Drop Box Information at the Terraine Courthouse

The Drop Box is located inside the building in the main hall near the metal detector. Only Juvenile Dependency papers can be deposited in the drop box. Click for guidelines on using the drop box .

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

Department Phone Numbers
Department 60: Honorable Shawna Schwarz
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4870
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4875
Department 61: Honorable Javier Alcala
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4880
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4885
Department 62: Honorable Philip H. Pennypacker T., Th., Fri.; Honorable Stuart J. Scott Wed.
Courtroom Clerk  (408) 491-4820
Court Reporter:    (408) 491-4825
Department 63: Vacant
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4830
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4835
Department 64: Honorable Stephen V. Manley
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4840
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4845
Department 65: Honorable Jesús Valencia, Jr.
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4850
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4855
Department 66: Honorable William J. Monahan
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4860
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4865
Department 67: Honorable L. Michael Clark
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4740
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4745
Department 68: Vacant
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4750
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4755
Department 70: Honorable Patrick Tondreau
Courtroom Clerk (408) 491-4760
Court Reporter:   (408) 491-4765


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