Electronic Filing / Submissions

e-File these types of documents

  • Abandonments - ABA
  • Additional Authorities for Oral Argument – FAO
  • Association of Attorney - ASN
  • Attorney General/County Counsel Full Concession Letter - LBF
  • Bankruptcy Status Letter - BUL
  • Certificate of Interested Entities or Persons (PDF) - CIP
  • Change of Address - CHA
  • Civil Case Information Statement  (fillable PDF) – DKT
  • Criminal Appointment of Counsel Recommendation – CAO
  • Juvenile - CRC Rule 5.661 Appointment of Counsel Recommendation - RAP
  • Juvenile: Full Concession Letter - LBF
  • Juvenile Joinders to Briefs – FJT
  • Juvenile No Issues Letter - NIS
  • Minor’s Letter Brief - MBF
  • Motions - MOF (Div. 1 only)
  • Other (only requested by court) - OTH
  • Request for Dismissal (fillable PDF) - RED
  • Request for Oral Argument – ROA
  • Request for Publication of an Unpublished Opinion under California Rules of Court, Rule 8.1120 - FRP
  • Request for Voluntary Settlement Conference forms - SCR
  • Sade C Letter Briefs – SDE
  • Service Copies of Supreme Court Petitions for Review - CPR
  • Service Copy, pursuant to California Rules of Court, Rule 8.340 - LRC
  • Stipulation for Immediate Issuance of the Remittitur - STP
  • Stipulation or Request for Extension of Time - REX
  • Substitution of Attorney - SUB


e-File these types of writs or oppositions for Division 1
For any electronically filed writ in which a filing fee is due, the Court will contact the filing party for payment. Documents in which the file size exceeds 5 MB should be uploaded to e-Submissions

  • Petition for Writ of Mandate, Prohibition or Certiorari - PTW
  • Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus - PWH
  • Petition for Writ of Supersedeas - PS
  • Petition for Extraordinary Writ - PEW
  • Petition for Writ of Review (WCAB, PUC, ALRB, PERB) - PWR
  • Exhibits (if bound separately) - EFS
  • Opposition, Answer or Return - OPO
  • Reply or Traverse - REP

e-Submit these types of documents

  • Appellant's Opening Brief - AOB
  • Respondent's Brief - RB
  • Appellant's Reply Brief - ARB
  • Amicus Curiae Brief - ACB
  • Errata - ERR
  • Petition for Rehearing - RP
  • Answer to Petition for Rehearing - ARP
  • Answer to Amicus Curiae Brief - RAC
  • Letter Brief - LB
  • Supplemental Brief - SPB
  • Appellant's Appendix- AAO
  • Joint Appendix - JAF
  • Respondent's Appendix – RAR
  • Transcripts

e-Submit these types of Writ or Oppositions (Division 2 & 3 Only)

  • Petition for Writ of Mandate, Prohibition or Certiorari - PTW
  • Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus - PWH
  • Petition for Writ of Supersedeas - PS
  • Petition for Extraordinary Writ - PEW
  • Petition for Writ of Review (WCAB, PUC, ALRB, PERB) - PWR
  • Exhibits (if bound separately) - EFS
  • Opposition, Answer or Return - OPO
  • Reply or Traverse - REP

e-Briefs (Hyperlinked)

Invitation to file E-Briefs (Hyperlinked brief) In the Fourth District Court of Appeal


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