CalPleadings Legal Templates Package

CalPleadings, a legal templates package for Microsoft Word, is designed for California legal practices and other law firms that file in the California court system. CalPleadings includes the following pleading templates and document preparation features:

Pleading Templates for all California Courts

  • California Superior Court pleading template (all counties)
  • California Appellate, Arbitration, State Supreme Court templates and forms
  • US District Court for California (Northern District/Southern District/Central District/Eastern District of California) templates and forms
  • US Court of Appeals: Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals template
  • Optional: Service of Process/Proof of Service forms
  • Optional: Correspondence Templates (Letterhead/Memo/Fax Cover/Envelope/Label)

Control Document Format with the Pleading Toolbar:


  • Pleading Format – Body Text, Quote, Footnote
  • Multi-Level Numbered Headings
  • Tools for creating Table of Contents and Table of Authorities
  • Discovery Phrases (interrogatories, responses, requests)
  • Produce reliable, correct formatting on every pleading
  • Save time, increase firm productivity, reduce pleading paper cost


Create Pleadings With These Easy Steps:


Choose attorneys for the pleading, select signing attorney (all firm members with state bar numbers can be listed in dropdown menu):

Enter information for pleading caption:

Legal Pleading with Perfect Format Created:

Footer for pleading pages will automatically show case action number and title from caption area:



Pleading Toolbar: Multi-Level Headings, Automatic Renumbering

Headings are incorporated into the Table of Contents. Pleading Table of Contents and Table of Authorities can be generated with the CalPleadings toolbar.


Tool for Discovery Phrases – Automatic Renumbering:



CalPleadings Documentation

CalPleadings Reference Guide

Sample Pleading generated with CalPleadings