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Service Alert – Callers to District Court Wednesday, November 30, 2022 –  The Court's main phone number -  (206) 205-9200 – is experiencing technical difficulties. While we are able to take calls at that number, please be aware that there might be problems with leaving a callback number voicemail or with transferring your call to another location. You also can contact the Court via our Live Chat feature (see "Contact Us" further down this page).

Everyone in the public is invited to the Shoreline Community Resource Center Grand Re-opening, Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at Shoreline City Hall, 17500 Midvale Avenue North.

Proposed Rule Change Alert - November 10, 2022 - 30-day comment period open on proposed changes to the following King County District Court Local Court Rule:  LGR 30, Electronic Filing and Service. Review the proposed changes and how to submit comments on them.

Letter from Chief Presiding Judge Matthew York regarding King County District Court’s Commitment to Ending Systemic Racism and Bias 

King County District Court Mission Statement

To serve the public by:

  • Providing an accessible forum for the fair, efficient and understandable resolution of civil and criminal cases; and
  • Maintaining an atmosphere of respect for the dignity of all individuals.

Contact Us

Phone: 206-205-9200
Fax: 206-296-0596


Office of the Presiding Judge
King County District Court
516 Third Ave, Rm W-1034
Seattle, WA 98104

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