Arizona Superior Court

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Arizona Superior Courts are the trial courts of general jurisdiction in Arizona. A superior court exists for each of the state's 15 counties,[1] with each court having multiple locations in each county, depending on the size of the county.[2] Superior courts act as appellate courts for judgments issued by justice courts and municipal courts.[3]


The superior court has jurisdiction over tort, contract, real property rights (regarding amounts over $5,000), exclusive estate, mental health, miscellaneous civil, misdemeanor, miscellaneous criminal, exclusive felony, criminal appeals and juvenile cases.[3]

Superior courts

Each of the 15 counties in Arizona has a Superior Court:

Former Arizona Superior Court judges

See also

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