ATTENTION CIVIL FILERS
In accordance with LGR 30 and King County Code 4A.634.100.B effective February 1, 2018 King County District Court requires all attorneys to electronically file (e-File) all documents for Civil Phase One cases. Civil Phase One cases include:
- Cases initiated with a Summons and Complaint
- Filing of a foreign judgment
- Filing of a money judgment from a district or municipal court
- Petition to challenge a drug based property forfeiture or petition for the return of animals
Each failure to e-File on or after February 1, 2018 will incur a fee of fifty dollars ($50.00) for each paper document not e-Filed. The $50.00 fee shall be assessed to the attorney as a sanction. Failure to pay the fee after 30 days will result in show-cause hearing on sanctions.
For more information on e-filing, visit King County District Court’s webpage at http://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/district-court/eFiling.aspx
In order to electronically file cases with the Court, you will need to create an eFiling user account
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