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Judge Matthew W. Williams

Judge Matthew W. Williams

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

Courtroom Number: 3A

Phone: 206-477-1573

Email: williams.court@kingcounty.gov

Bailiff: Caitlyn Walker

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 williams.court@kingcounty.gov. 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 on all cases, 4-8 weeks before the current trial date.
Please read Judge Williams' Standing Order on Jury Trial Procedures. Additional resources may be found here:

Evidence and Exhibits

Please refer to the Order on Pretrial Conference for instructions on how to prepare exhibits, pre-marking of exhibits, and use of Sharefile.  
Contact the bailiff at williams.court@kingcounty.gov if you have questions. Please email the bailiff if your case settles or if you need to strike any motions.

For Attorneys and Pro Se Parties

  • This Court is a paperless court. All working copies should be submitted through eWorking Copies, unless permission to email the court directly is granted.
  • All Proposed Orders need to be submitted in WORD format.
  • Parties are responsible for registering for eService, in accordance with LGR 30. Failure to do so may result in not receiving copies of orders entered by the Court.

 

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