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Notice: Due to the Public Health Emergency and the Emergency Court Operations currently in effect, most hearings are being conducted telephonically. Please do not enter the courtroom for your hearing unless specifically directed to do so by a Judicial Officer or staff.

For the most current operation information review the Emergency Orders on the Court's home page.

Ex Parte Department

Call 206-263-8114 and enter appropriate Conference ID.

Case Type Seattle Kent
Adoption (Minor) The court will call you. The court will call you.
Adoption (Adult) 9325672# 368794#
Civil Motions 9325672# 368794#
Guardianships (10:30 AM) EVEN: Cases with even 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-09878-0 SEA) - 6222383#
ODD: Cases with odd 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-34655-0) - 9325672#
368794#
Probate EVEN: Cases with even 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-09878-0 SEA) - 6222383#
ODD: Cases with odd 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-34655-0) - 9325672#
368794#
Pro Se Guardian Review (1:30 PM) 6222383# 6222383#
Minor Settlement EVEN: Cases with even 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-09878-0 SEA) - 6222383#
ODD: Cases with odd 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-34655-0) - 9325672#
368794#
TEDRA EVEN: Cases with even 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-09878-0 SEA) - 6222383#
ODD: Cases with odd 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-34655-0) - 9325672#
368794#

Protection Order Hearings

Case Type Seattle Kent
Anti-Harassment Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call Seattle 206-477-1400 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing. Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call 206-477-2600 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing.
Anti-Stalking Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call Seattle 206-477-1400 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing. Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call 206-477-2600 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing.
Emergency Response Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call Seattle 206-477-1400 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing. Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call 206-477-2600 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing.
Sexual Assault Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call Seattle 206-477-1400 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing. Please visit https://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/superior-court/civil.aspx or call Kent 206-477-2600 on the Friday or Monday before your hearing to get the judge assigned, phone number, and PIN needed to call into your hearing.
Emergency Response Weapons Review 206-263-8114, 6222383# 206-263-8114, 368794#
Domestic Violence

There will be no in-person DVPO hearings unless the court directs you to appear in person. You must contact family law staff at least three hours before your hearing to ensure we have your contact information:

There will be no in-person DVPO hearings unless the court directs you to appear in person. You must contact family law staff at least three hours before your hearing to ensure we have your contact information:

Weapons Surrender Parties should e-mail weapons-surrender@kingcounty.gov with their case name and number, day of their hearing, and a telephone number where they can be reached between 8:30 and noon. Parties should e-mail weapons-surrender@kingcounty.gov with their case name and number, day of their hearing, and a telephone number where they can be reached between 8:30 and noon.
Vulnerable Adult EVEN: Cases with even 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-09878-0 SEA) - 6222383# ODD: Cases with odd 8th digit in the case number (Example: 20-4-34655-0) - 9325672# 368794#

Family Law Department

Case Type Seattle Kent
Family Law Motions All family law motions hearings will be conducted by phone or videoconference. You must supply your email address and include the phone number you want the court to use to contact you on the Submission List. You must provide a direct number that will not be routed through a receptionist. You must be available from 1:30 to 4:30 for the court to call you. All family law motions hearings will be conducted by phone or videoconference. You must supply your email address and include the phone number you want the court to use to contact you on the Submission List. You must provide a direct number that will not be routed through a receptionist. You must be available from 1:30 to 4:30 for the court to call you.
Domestic Violence

There will be no in-person DVPO hearings unless the court directs you to appear in person. You must contact family law staff at least three hours before your hearing to ensure we have your contact information:

There will be no in-person DVPO hearings unless the court directs you to appear in person. You must contact family law staff at least three hours before your hearing to ensure we have your contact information:

Other Departments

Case Type Seattle Kent
Chief Civil Calendar 206-263-8114, 4411261# Please call 206-477-2600 prior to the date of hearing to obtain instructions.