Elder Court

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Superior Court of California, County of Contra Costa
2010-2011 Recipient of the Ralph N. Kleps Award for Improvement in the Administration of the Courts

Since 2008, Elder Court has addressed cases involving harm to seniors, including physical, emotional, and financial abuse. One judge oversees the entire process, hearing all criminal and civil cases and recommending appropriate social services for senior plaintiffs.

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