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Office of the Presiding Judge (Administration)

Judge Matthew York, Chief Presiding Judge

Judge Corinna Harn, Assistant Presiding Judge

Othniel Palomino, Chief Administrative Officer

Tina Gill, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

Yanna Filippidis, Operations Director - Cities

Patrick Wells, Operations Director - State

 

Regina Alexander, Probation Director

Heather Dean, Budget Director

Kanani Johnson, Central Services Director 

Enrique Kuttemplon, Information Technology Director

Kevin Whitley, Human Resources Director

 

South Division

Judge Brian Todd, South Division Presiding Judge (Assigned to Burien)

Judge Virginia Amato (Assigned to Auburn)

Judge Laurel Gibson (Assigned to Burien)

Judge Nathaniel Green (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Corinna Harn, King County District Court Assistant Presiding Judge (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Andrea S. Jarmon (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Rhonda Laumann (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Fa’amomoi Masaniai (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Elizabeth D. Stephenson (Assigned to Burien)

Judge Leah Taguba (Assigned to Auburn)

Judge Matthew York, King County District Court Chief Presiding Judge (Office of the Presiding Judge)

 

Auburn Facility  - Civil Filing Area: All civil cases filed and handled in the Burien Facility. Small Claims Filing Area: Auburn. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

Burien Facility  - Civil Filing Area: Algona, Auburn, Black Diamond, Burien, Covington, Des Moines, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent, Maple Valley, Normandy Park, Pacific, Renton, SeaTac, Tukwila, Vashon. Small Claims Filing Area: Algona, Black Diamond, Burien, Covington, Des Moines, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent, Maple Valley, Normandy Park, Pacific, Renton, SeaTac, Tukwila, Vashon. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

Maleng Regional Justice Center - Civil Filing Area: All civil cases filed and handled in the Burien Facility. Domestic Violence Court, incustody matters, and ticket payments are handled here.

 

East Division

Judge Lisa O'Toole, East Division Presiding Judge (Assigned to Bellevue)

Judge Michael Finkle (Assigned to Issaquah)

Judge Michelle Gehlsen (Assigned to Redmond)

Judge Jill Klinge (Assigned to Bellevue)

Judge Marcus Naylor (Assigned to Issaquah)

Judge Kevin Peck (Assigned to Redmond)

Judge E. Rania Rampersad (Assigned to Redmond)

 

Bellevue Facility  - Civil Filing Area: All civil cases filed and handled in the Issaquah Facility. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

Issaquah Facility  - Civil and Small Claims Filing Area: Issaquah, Sammamish, High Point, Preston, Fall City, Snoqualmie, North Bend, Cedar Falls, Tokul, Alpental, Bellevue, Eastgate, Factoria, Mercer Island, Clyde Hill, Beaux Arts, Newcastle, Redmond, Kirkland, Woodinville, Bothell, Duvall, Carnation, Juanita. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

Redmond Facility  - Civil Filing Area: All civil cases filed and handled in the Issaquah Facility. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

 

West Division

Judge Rebecca C. Robertson, West Division Presiding Judge (assigned to Seattle)

Judge Kuljinder Dhillon (Assigned to Maleng Regional Justice Center)

Judge Karama H. Hawkins (Assigned to Shoreline)

Judge Gregg Hirakawa, (Assigned to Seattle)

Judge Lisa Paglisotti (Assigned to Seattle)

Judge Kristin Shotwell (Assigned to Seattle) 

 

Seattle Facility  - Civil Filing Area: Seattle, Shoreline, Kenmore, Lake Forest Park. Small Claims Filing Area: Seattle. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.

Shoreline Facility  - Civil Filings Area: All civil cases filed and handled in the Seattle Facility. Small Claims Filing Area: North Seattle, Shoreline, Kenmore and Lake Forest Park. Please Note: Anti-Harassment, Domestic Violence and Name Changes can be filed at any court location.