Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

Jury Duty

Jury Service at Seattle Municipal Court ----- Summons Response

Read the summons carefully and completely

The summons contains important information about your service. It has your juror number, service dates and important information you must provide to court.

You may respond to your summons either online or by mailing it back to us.

Disability Accommodation

Disabilities: If you have any disabilities that require accommodation, please call (206) 684-5688 immediately.

Exemption Requests

If you are unable to serve due to a physical, mental or sensory condition, please submit a letter from your physician no less than ten (10) days before date of service.

Undue Hardship: Send a letter at least ten (10) days prior to your service explaining your undue hardship. Work related exemptions require a letter from your employer.

You may request an exemption by mail (see address below) or online.

To request an exemption on line, click here.

If you request the exemption online, you have 10 days to mail, fax or email as an attachment, the employer or physican's letter to the court.

Mailing address:
Seattle Municipal Court
Attn: Jury Assembly
PO Box 34987, Seattle, Wa 98124-4987

email address:

Fax number: 206-684-8115

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If your login is unsuccessful, please contact the Jury Coordinator at (206) 684-5688 or email at

Responding By Mail

After completing the summons form, mail the form back to us. Please return it within 10 days of receipt.

Need to Reschedule?

Please complete the reschedule form to request to have your jury service rescheduled.
NOTE: If you have previously rescheduled your service, you may not reschedule online. Please call 206-684-5688.

To access the reschedule form, click here.

You will receive a response to your request for a reschedule within 5 working days. If you do not receive a response after 5 working days, please contact the Court at (206) 684-5688.

Reporting For Duty Have Questions?

First day jurors report at 8:30 am on their assigned date.

Click here for information about reporting for duty.

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