Metropolitan Courthouse DUI Lawyer
What to Expect Before Visiting the Metropolitan Courthouse
Were you arrested for drunk driving in Los Angeles County? If you were notified that your hearing will be at the Metropolitan Courthouse, then Gold & Witham is here to help. Our Los Angeles DUI attorneys represent clients in all Los Angeles County courts, so contact us today for a free review of your case.
Where is the metropolitan courthouse located?
The metropolitan court is located at 1945 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007. It is directly across the street from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office between West 21 st Street and Washington Boulevard. The metropolitan courthouse is part of the Central Judicial District of Los Angeles.
When do I have to show up for my hearing?
We strongly recommend that you show up early for your hearing because showing up late can constitute failure to appear, a bench warrant, and your arrest. The metro courthouse is open from 8:00am to 4:30pm every weekday except for court holidays.
Who are the judges at the Metropolitan Courthouse?
There are 17 judges and one commissioner stationed at the Metropolitan Courthouse.
- William Beverly
- Keith Borjon
- Rupert Byrdsong
- Amy Carter
- Brian Currey
- Alison Estrada
- Michael Garcia
- Hector Gutierrez
- Marcelita Haynes
- Dorothy Kim
- Christopher Lui
- Enrique Monguia
- Serena Murillo
- Yolanda Orozco
- Spurgeon Smith
- Gustavo Sztraicher
- Rob Villeza
Where can I find the Metro Courthouse Clerk?
The criminal clerk of the Metropolitan Courthouse is located on the second floor of the building at windows one and three. To call the clerk, dial 213-745-3202.
Can I represent myself?
If you were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and your case is scheduled for a hearing at the Metropolitan Courthouse, we strongly suggest that you retain a private attorney rather than representing yourself or having a public defender represent you. The Los Angeles DUI attorneys at Gold & Witham have handled a number of cases in this courthouse. We know the attorneys, we know the personnel, and we know how to protect your best interests.
For a free and confidential review of your case, contact Gold & Witham today!