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The First Appellate District Court of Appeal

Court of Appeal
First Appellate District

350 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-7421

Access is also obtained from the Hiram W. Johnson State Office Building on 455 Golden Gate Avenue. 

Phone: 415-865-7300

Court Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

By Public Transit

From BART/Muni Metro: Exit the Civic Center station on the corner of Market and Hyde Streets, walk two blocks north on Hyde to McAllister, then turn left and walk one-and-one-half blocks west. The building entrance is on McAllister between Larkin and Polk Streets. OR exit the Civic Center station at Grove Street behind the Main Library and turn left, walking one block west to Larkin Street, then turn right and walk two blocks north to McAllister, then turn left and walk one-half block west.

From Caltrain: Exit the Caltrain station (at Fourth and Townsend Streets) on Fourth Street. Turn right and walk half a block to King Street, where you can take the N-Judah or T-Third Muni Metro line to the Civic Center station. Exit the Civic Center station and follow one of the routes described above.

From the Transbay Bus Terminal: Exit the terminal (on Mission Street between First and Fremont Streets) and walk northwest one block on Fremont to Market Street. Turn right onto Market and enter the Embarcadero BART/Muni station. Take BART or Muni to the Civic Center station. Exit the Civic Center station and follow one of the routes described above.

 For other bus and transit information, contact: Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), 510-465-BART San Francisco Muni, 415-673-MUNI (6864) Alameda-Contra Costa (AC) Transit, 510-817-1717 Golden Gate Transit, 415-455-2000 San Mateo County Transit (SamTrans), 800-660-4287

All Bay Area transit systems: 510-817-1717 or http://www.511.org

BY CAR

From the South Bay: Driving north on Highway 101, take the Ninth Street/Civic Center exit, take a left onto Ninth Street and follow it six blocks north to Market Street. Upon crossing Market Street, stay to your right and follow Larkin Street two blocks north to McAllister Street. Turn left on McAllister . Parking is on your left. The building will be on your right.

From the East Bay: From the Bay Bridge, take the Ninth Street/Civic Center exit off Highway 80. At the end of the ramp, you will be on Harrison Street. Follow it one block west to Ninth Street and turn right. Follow Ninth Street five blocks north to Market Street. Upon crossing Market Street, stay to the right and follow Larkin Street two blocks north to McAllister Street. Turn left on McAllister. Parking is on your left. The building will be on your right.

From the North Bay: From the Golden Gate Bridge, stay on Highway 101 and take the Lombard Street exit east to Van Ness Avenue, then turn right. Follow Van Ness south approximately 25 blocks to McAllister, and turn left. Follow McAllister one block. Parking is on your right. The building will be on your left.

Parking: No parking is available in the building. Directly across the street from the Earl Warren Building and Courthouse is the Civic Center Plaza Garage at 355 McAllister Street. Current rates are $3.00/hour or $24.00 maximum/day. Other public lots and limited metered street parking are available in the Civic Center area.

 

 

 

Filing Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday, except holidays.
Important Telephone Numbers
Clerk's Office - Recording (415) 865-7200
Chambers' Receptionist (415) 865-7300
Receptionist Fax (415) 865-7309
First Appellate District Fax (Clerk's Office) (415) 865-7209
Susan Graham, Assistant Clerk/Administrator (415) 865-7263
First District Appellate Project (415) 495-3119
First Appellate District Mediation Program (415) 865-7373

The telephone numbers of divisional deputy clerks are:

    Div. One  -- (415) 865-7290 & 7291
    Div. Two  -- (415) 865-7292 & 7293
    Div. Three --(415) 865-7294 & 7295
    Div. Four  -- (415) 865-7296 & 7297
    Div. Five  -- (415) 865-7298 & 7299

 

Holiday schedule
The California courts will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

Holiday 2014
New Year's Day Wednesday, Jan 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, Jan 20
Lincoln's Birthday Wednesday, Feb 12
Washington's Birthday Monday, Feb 17
César Chávez Day Monday, Mar 31
Memorial Day Monday, May 26
Independence Day Friday, Jul 4
Labor Day Monday, Sept 1
Columbus Day Monday, Oct 13
Veterans Day Tuesday, Nov 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov 27
Day after Thanksgiving Friday, Nov 28
Christmas Day Thursday, Dec 25


Holiday 2015
New Year's Day Thursday, Jan 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, Jan 19
Lincoln's Birthday Thursday, Feb 12
Washington's Birthday Monday, Feb 16
César Chávez Day Tuesday, Mar 31
Memorial Day Monday, May 25
Independence Day Friday, Jul 3
Labor Day Monday, Sept 7
Columbus Day Monday, Oct 12
Veterans Day Wednesday, Nov 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov 26
Day after Thanksgiving Friday, Nov 27
Christmas Day Friday, Dec 25
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