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Judicial Council Forms

Essential Forms creates, prints & stores using a client profile database that auto-populates the forms. Optional Local Forms.


Essential Courts

Local Rules, filing fees, judges, personnel, addresses, phones and hours for every state & federal court in California.



E-filings transmitted directly to the court. All forms & documents are encrypted and sent from your desktop. No more couriers!


Why you'll love Essential Publishers!

If you practice law in California courtrooms, our powerful, intuitive desktop software will keep your firm up to date with the latest California Judicial Council Forms, court information and more.

  • Excellent software for over 20 years
  • Outstanding tech support, toll free & unlimited
  • E-filing experience for 7+ years & 100,000+ filings
  • We actually listen to our customers and incorporate your suggestions
  • Located in San Francisco, owned & operated by California lawyers

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