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eFiling & eService for Superior Court of California, County of Orange

DDS Legal is an Electronic Filing Service Provider (EFSP), headquartered in Orange County, processing eFilings and eService for Orange County Superior Court, California.

$9.95 per eFiling transaction, unlimited pages and documents filed per same eFiling transaction
90 cents per eServe emailed recipient

File case documents 24/7
eFiled documents are usually processed by the Court in 2 hours or less

eFiling Mandate

In Orange County Superior Court, eFiling has been mandated since January 1, 2013 for all documents filed in Limited, Unlimited, and Complex civil actions unless the Court rules otherwise.

Beginning September 3, 2013, most documents filed in Probate cases in Orange County Superior Court must be submitted electronically.

Registered users are able to eFile, eServe, and track the entire filing process from any location having internet access to a secure web browser.

About eFiling and eService

Commencing January 14, 2013, electronically filed documents subject to the mandatory electronic filing requirements in civil limited, unlimited, and complex actions can be filed until midnight on the day that the filing is due, and will be considered timely pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure section 1010.6 subdivision (d)(1)(D). The document is “filed” at the date and time it is received by the court and the confirmation of receipt is created. See Cal. Rules of Court, Rule 2.259(a) (1). Any electronically filed document received by the Court on or after midnight will be file stamped on the next court day.

Links for codes:
Code of Civil Procedure, Section 1010.6
California Rules of Court, Rules 2.250-2.261
Orange County Superior Court Local Rule 352

Commencing September 3, 2013, most documents filed in Probate cases in Orange County Superior Court must be submitted electronically.

eService: In lieu of firm service copies physically delivered, an eService copy may be requested, at time of eFiling. Save time and costs by eServing firm service copies. eService recipients must be registered to Orange County Superior Court’s case management system.

If a party has eFiled in Orange Superior Court, the same party has consented to receive service via eService.

Case Types Available for eFiling & eService

  • Unlimited Civil
  • Complex Civil
  • Limited Civil
  • Probate
  • Mental Health

Have Filings other than Electronic?

As your eFiling provider, and traditional attorney service, DDS Legal will tailor a menu of services through a combination of daily court retainer, special pickup, and electronic assignment upload to achieve maximum cost savings and budget efficiency for courts not mandating eFiling.

For questions or information, contact one of our friendly customer service representatives:

Los Angeles 213-482-5555
Orange 714-662-5555
San Diego 619-263-5555
Statewide 888-512-9990

Upon request, individuals with disabilities may request an accommodation to file and serve documents electronically through DDS Legal EFSP portal. To request an accommodation, or any concerns regarding accessibility, please contact Court Supervisor David Ybarra by email: david.ybarra@ddslegal.com.

DDS Legal EFSP portal is accessible to individuals with disabilities, including parties and attorneys with disabilities, in accordance with Section 508 of the federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. Sec. 794d), as amended, the regulations implementing that act set forth in Part 1194 of Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations and Appendices A, C, and D of that part, and the federal Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. Sec. 12101 et seq.)