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The County Clerk is an elected official provided for by the Washington State Constitution whose responsibilities are assigned by local and state rules and statute.
The County Clerk serves and supports the Superior Court by receiving and processing court documents, attending and assisting in all court proceedings, maintaining the court's files, and entering its orders, judgments and decrees. The Clerk authenticates by certificate and/or transcript the records, and files procedures of the court. The Clerk maintains the record for all Felony Criminal, Civil, Dissolution, Probate, Mental, Adoptions, Guardianship and all Juvenile court proceedings. In addition to keeping all the original papers, it is mandatory the Clerk preserve and journalize all orders for security purposes. The Clerk also receipts and disburses the court's money and the money of litigants, at the court's direction.
- Frequently Requested Documents can be found under forms on the menu at left.
- Superior Court Case Search - This search is on Washington Courts website which can search all counties in the State of Washington for cases.
- The Clerk's Office has been e-filing since May 5, 2014. Please refer to our Electronic Filing page if you are interested in learning more about e-filing.
- Types of payment accepted to the Clerk for filing fees and copies: Cash, Debit, and Credit cards. (No Personal Checks)
Where will my case be heard?
The Where's My Case Locator is a searchable page with locations and the titles of cases being heard in District and Superior courts for the current day only.
What's Happening in Court?
The Facilitator’s Office will be CLOSED Thursday 12/20/2018, 11:30 am - 3:00 pm.
The Facilitator’s Office will be CLOSED Monday December 24 and Monday December 31.
Local Court Rules for Superior Court effective September 1, 2018 have been posted to forms
09/04/2018 Commissioner dockets that begin at 2:00 pm will begin at 1:30 pm beginning 9/4/18. The 2018 Whole Court Block Schedule has been updated to reflect those changes for the following dockets.
MONDAY Juvenile Readiness/Change of Plea 1:30
TUESDAY Child Support docket 1:30
WEDNESDAY Comm. Snider Pro-Se docket 1:30
THURSDAY Comm. Liebman Modification docket 1:30
08/01/2018 Forms Page has a new Notice to Set for Trial form for civil cases filed prior to 01/01/2017.
08/01/2018 The Notice to set for Trial for Family Law cases has been updated.
The Statement of Arbitability has been updated to reflect the new $100,000 limit for Arbitration.
8/01/2018 Criminal Docket Cancellations updated
06/04/2018 Domestic Relations Scheduling Guide updates to reflect Superior Court Commissioners schedule change. Use this scheduling guide to determine correct calendar for Court Commissioner by case ending digit. This is the new 2018 Whole Court Rotation Block Schedule that reflects the Court Commissioners weekly schedule effective 6/4/18.
Civil Cases. See Forms page for Local Rules 40, 2.1, 7.1 changes, and new scheduling forms.
Cancelled Civil Motion Dockets & Family Law Dockets Updated 12/4/2018
Court Commissioner Docket Changes and Cancellations Updated 11/28/2018
Unlawful Detainer/Probate Judge Schedule Updated 9/19/2018