Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers have extensive experience at Los Angeles County Superior Court – Downey Courthouse, where cases that originate in Downey and surrounding areas are prosecuted.
Misdemeanor and felony DUI cases at Downey Courthouse are generally prosecuted by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
Downey Courthouse is located at:
7500 East Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242
The first court appearance following a DUI arrest is called an arraignment. This appearance presents you with your first opportunity to plead “guilty,” “not guilty,” or “nolo contendere” (no contest) to any criminal charge.
- Misdemeanor DUI arraignments: Departments 2 – 7
- Felony DUI arraignments: Department 7
- Arraignments for other charges: Departments 2 – 7
Note that misdemeanor DUI charges do not require you to appear in person if you have retained an attorney. Our Los Angeles DUI Lawyers provide this service regularly.