Did you know that every year, more than 33,000 criminal cases pass through the Maricopa County Superior Court? If yours is one of them, we can help. The Phoenix criminal defense lawyers at MayesTelles PLLC frequently handle cases in this arena, advocating for the rights of those accused of criminal offenses.
WHO ARE THE MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT CRIMINAL JUDGES?
There are 27 criminal judges appointed to the Maricopa County Superior Court. For a full list of judges, as well as those judges’ locations, visit the Maricopa County Superior Court website.
MARICOPA COUNTY DRUG COURT PROGRAM
Maricopa County Superior Court has a drug court program for qualifying drug offenders. Program personnel manually screen individuals to decide eligibility. You may qualify for drug court if you meet the following criteria:
- You were charged with drug possession or possession of drug paraphernalia
- You are not currently on supervised probation
- Your offense did not involve the use of a dangerous weapon
- You have no history of serious violent tendencies
- You have no more than one prior felony conviction
- You are not involved with the use of methadone
Learn more about the benefits of Maricopa County’s drug court.
WHERE IS THE MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT LOCATED?
The Maricopa County Superior Court has various locations for different types of cases. Its two criminal court locations are divided as follows:
South Court Tower – 175 W. Madison Street, Third Floor, Phoenix AZ 85003
This Maricopa County Criminal Court location hears felony cases from the following justice courts: all Phoenix courts, Buckeye, and Gila Bend.
Southeast Court Facility – 222 East Javelina Avenue, Mesa AZ 85210
This Maricopa County Criminal Court location hears felony cases from the following justice courts: all Mesa courts, East Tempe, West Tempe, Scottsdale, and Chandler.
MARICOPA SUPERIOR COURT SUCCESS STORIES
We have represented a number of individuals facing felonies in Maricopa County Superior Court. In one case, we were able to secure a not-guilty verdict after an eight-day jury trial for a client who was facing one count of Criminal Trespass and one count of Assault. In another case, we were able to secure a case dismissal for a client who was charged with five counts of felony sex offenses. View more of our success stories here.
CONTACTING OUR PHOENIX CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS
MayesTelles PLLC is a Phoenix-based criminal defense law firm staffed with former prosecutors, Top 100 Trial Attorneys, and lawyers who make themselves available 24/7. If you or someone you love is facing felony charges in Maricopa County Superior Court, you know the firm to call.