About Apple Valley, California
Apple Valley, California is a town in San Bernardino County which got its name from Ursula M. Poates’ apple trees. She planted these to prove that fruit could be grown in the Mojave Desert. Remembrances of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans are afoot in Apple Valley, as seen through names of roads and highways indicating the institutions they founded. These include St. Hillary’s Episcopal Church, a home for boys, and a juvenile detention center. Nearby cities include San Bernardino, Victorville, and Hesperia.
Apple Valley is a great place to find a lawyer who is familiar with local San Bernardino County court procedures. Lawyers in Apple Valley take many different kinds of cases- some examples include: green card immigration, child custody, chapter 13 bankruptcy, estate administration, and wrongful termination cases.
In the News: An Apple Valley woman recently filed a lawsuit against Sprint and is now seeking class action status. In her lawsuit, Selina Hayslet claims that Sprint workers had been extending her contract each time she called customer service. When Hayslet tried to cancel her contract, she was told it was recently renewed. While Sprint had no comment, the lawsuit is ongoing.
If you are thinking of filing a lawsuit in Apple Valley, you’ll probably be visiting the San Bernardino County Superior Court, Civil Division. California courts require you to file with one of many different jurisdictional divisions that make up the superior court. The Family Division covers all domestic issues including divorce and child support, while the Criminal Division summons those who have cases brought against them. Make sure you file with the correct division or your case may be thrown out.
For more information on Apple Valley lawyers and courts, please see the links below:
- California Courts
- San Bernardino County Law Library
- Town of Apple Valley, California
- San Bernadino County Bar Association
Contact an Apple Valley Lawyer
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