Are you ready for eFiling in Los Angeles Superior Court?

November 7, 2018


Are you ready for eFiling in Los Angeles Superior Court?

Event:  E-Filing in Los Angeles Superior Court is Finally Here! Are you ready?!

Location:  Webinar

Date & Time: November 13, 2018 9:30 AM PST

Register here:

American LegalNet (, in conjunction with the National Docketing Association, is sponsoring E-Filing in Los Angeles Superior Court, with key administrators from the Los Angeles Superior Court.  Snorri Ogata, CIO will discuss key aspects of the E-filing implementation for Civil (2018) and Family Law (early 2019), in addition to the existing E-filing program in Probate and Small Claims.

Topics Covered:

  • An overview of e-filing (filers, e-filing service providers, e-filing managers, money handling and the court)
  • The technical details (searchable PDF, bookmarking, e-filing restrictions, such as only one case per transaction)
  • The general order for e-filing and the authority to mandate e-filing
  • Ex Parte process changes
  • Exempt documents from e-filing
  • Most common rejection reasons
  • Courtesy copies


The current schedule for implementations is as follows:

Los Angeles Superior Court eFiling Dates

—————-   Permissive          Mandatory

Limited Civil      11/13/18           12/3/18

Complex Civil    1/2/19                1/2/19

Unlimited Civil  12/3/18              1/2/19



Snorri Ogata – Chief Information Officer

Snorri Ogata is responsible for overall information technology efforts in support of 580 judicial officers, 4,500 employees, and 42 locations.  He joined the court as CIO in January 2014.  Most recently, Mr. Ogata was the CIO for the Orange County (California) Superior Court and has over 30 years of IT experience in a variety of industries.  He is an active member for Information Technology Advisory Committee (ITAC) for the Judicial Council of California and the Court Information Technology Officer Consortium (CITOC) and is the current chair of the California Court CIO group.


Nancy Bullock – Director Civil Operations

Nancy Bullock oversees all non-judicial aspects of civil filings, processes, practices, policies, and procedures with regard to civil clerical office and civil courtroom functions for all 12 judicial districts in Los Angeles County, and operations for all litigation types in Region 3, which includes the Central, South, South Central, Southwest and West Districts.

Anaruth Gonzalez – Director Family/Probate/Mental Health Operations

Anaruth Gonzalez has over 20 years of court experience and has worked for Los Angeles Superior Court for the past three years.  Ms. Gonzalez was previously the unit manager of the Family Law and Juvenile Court at the Superior Court of California, County of Orange.  Most recently, Ms. Gonzalez assisted with the deployment of E-filing for the Probate unit in Los Angeles Superior Court and will assist with the family law deployment.


This 90-minute presentation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Pacific with Q&A for the final 30 minutes.

GoToWebinar link to join the session.

  1. Join the webinar first (so you get your Audio PIN):
  2. Join the Call:
    • 1 (415) 655-0060: Access Code: 426-604-602
  3. Enter the Audio PIN shown on-screen

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