Superior Court of California, County of Inyo

   Brian J. Lamb, Presiding Judge

   Dean T. Stout, Judge

   Pamela M. Foster, Executive Officer

Welcome to Inyo Superior Court

A fuller version of our website is in development to better serve your needs.


Jury Duty

If you were summoned to appear for Jury Duty and have questions regarding your summons, or would like to check the status of a jury panel, please contact the Court by phone at (760) 872-2859.

Cal Courts Jury Service Info

Local Downloads

Effective Nov. 4, 2014
2015 Court Calendar

Effective July 1, 2010
Local Rules

Old Courthouse Photo

Statewide Traffic Tickets/Infractions Amnesty Program (VC 42008.8)

October 1, 2015 to March 31, 2017

Amnesty Participation Form

More information on the program

Informational Video: The Judicial Council has produced a 90-second informational video to explain the amnesty program.


If you received an infraction citation in Inyo County, a courtesy notice will be mailed to you approximately two weeks from the date the citation was issued. The notice provides a fine amount, information regarding traffic school eligibility, and instructions on how to contest the citation.

For questions regarding your citation, contact the Court by phone at (760) 872-3038 press 3 then 1, or send an email to Please note emails regarding other case types will not be replied to.

Credit card payments can be made online at

To locate a list of DMV approved traffic schools, visit the DMV website.


The Inyo Legal Self-Help Center provides free legal assistance with family law, small claims, and other civil matters. Their office is located at 314 West Line Street, Suite D, Bishop, CA 93514.

To schedule an appointment call (760) 872-4444. 

For additional information and access to Judicial Council Forms, please visit the California Courts website.

Helpful Cal Courts Self-Help Links:

Online Self-Help Center
Divorce or Separation
Eviction & Housing

Families & Children
Name Change
Small Claims

Locations & Hours


Department 1   
168 North Edwards Street
P.O. Drawer U  
Independence, CA 93526     
Phone: (760) 872-3038                  
Fax: (760) 873-5213

Department 3   
168 North Edwards Street           
P.O. Box 518      
Independence, CA 93526
Phone: (760) 872-3038  
Fax: (760) 872-6013

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday:
8:30am to 4:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am to 12:00pm
Closed from noon to 1:00pm each day Closed on holidays

Telephone hours:
1:00pm to 4:00pm


Department 4
301 West Line Street
Bishop, CA 93514
Phone: (760) 872-3038
Fax: (760) 872-4984

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday:
8:30am to 4:00pm
Closed from noon to 1:00pm each day
Friday open: 8:30am to 12:00pm

Telephone hours:
1:00pm to 4:00pm

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