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Mailing Address:
c/o King County Superior Court
401 4th Ave. N, Room 2D
Kent, WA 98032

Courtroom Number: 3B

Phone: 206-477-1573


Bailiff: Lisa Zimnisky

Department: 41

Assignment: Civil and Criminal

Judge Williams Biographical Information

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Rules to Review before Calling

  • Motions without Argument: Local Rule 7(b)
  • Trial Continuance: Local Rule 40
  • Summary Judgment: Local Rule 56 and Civil Rule 56

Requests for hearings are accepted by email. Email the bailiff at Summary judgments are heard on Fridays only. All other motions with oral argument may be specially set on other days. Email must include only the following:

  • Case name and cause number
  • Names and phone numbers of all counsel
  • Type of hearing and date(s) requested

Trial Preparation

Status Conferences, CR 16 Conferences, or Pre-Trial Conferences will be scheduled upon request of the parties.
Please read Judge Williams' Standing Order on Jury Trial Procedures. Additional resources may be found here:

Evidence and Exhibits

Contact the bailiff at Please call 206-477-1573 regarding submittal of the Joint Statement of Evidence and pre-marking of all trial exhibits. You will be assigned exhibit numbers and asked to bring three copies of each exhibit -- one for the judge, one for the clerk, and one for opposing counsel. Please email the bailiff if your case settles or if you need to strike any motions.