Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

Coming To Court

Hours Of Operation 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday Through Friday

Directions to the Justice Center

Disabled Parking

While at the Court Find Your Courtroom Security and Weapons Screening
Information about your visit to the court, including expectations, smoking, disabled parking and lost and found. Locate your courtroom in the Justice Center or the Neighborhood Service Centers. Please allow sufficient time for security screening at the building entrance when you come to the Justice Center.

Policy on Immigration Arrests Building Directory Obtaining a Public Defender
It is our policy that warrants for the arrest of individuals based on their immigration status should not be executed within any of our courtrooms or in the courthouse. A listing, by floor, of court operations. If you meet certain criteria, you may be able to have public defender.

How the Court Can Help You About Us Representing Yourself
We will help you as much as we can. However, by law we are allowed to help you only in certain ways. Find out how. Things to know about SMC Some Things You Should Know About Representing Yourself In Court.

Links & Resources

Helpful Links & Resources    
Jail Information    
Contact Us
King County Web Site Link outside of the City of Seattle web

Court and Legal Community

CAP Information (for Attorneys)
Forms and Filing
Law Dept. Forms
Local Court Rules
King County Bar Assn.

Jury Duty

Responding to Your Summons
Frequently Asked Questions
Reschedule Jury Duty
Jury Duty Informational Slide Show


Agencia de Cobros
Informacin para pagar multas
Opciones de cmo responder a las citaciones (tickets)

Municipal Court of Seattle, 600 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104-1900    Directions to the Court
Hours: M-F 8-5    Court Contact: (206) 684-5600 or Customer Service