The National Center for State Courts recently published an overview of the crisis on a national scale and offers some thinking on possible collaboration and consolidation ideas for any court system looking for some form of relief.
1.Centralize and regionalize court functions and operations where possible
2.Identify all functions that can be automated and automate them to the maximum
3.Systematically apply case management, which may require overhauling the
4.Maximize the number of transactions that can be completed online
5.Reorganize the back office from top to bottom
6.Redistrict and redefine jurisdiction and venue