Seattle Municipal Court Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding

Judges Bios

Hon. Karen Donohue, Presiding
Hon. Anita Crawford-Willis
Hon. Adam Eisenberg
Hon. Willie Gregory
Hon. C. Kimi Kondo
Hon. Edward McKenna
Hon. Damon Shadid

Seattle Municipal Court Judges

Honorable Fred Bonner


  • University of Washington, B.A. Psychology
  • University of Notre Dame Law School (London Program), Certificate of Completion
  • Seattle University (formerly University of Puget Sound), Juris Doctor

Career Professional Experience
Past and Present

  • Judge, Seattle Municipal Court, 2011 - present
  • Senior Assistant Seattle City Attorney, 1990-2011
  • Hearing Examiner, Washington State Board of Tax Appeals, 1995-2001
  • Associate Attorney, Holland & Scales, P.S., Inc. 1989-1990
  • Law Clerk, Washington State Board of Tax Appeals, 1987-1989

Career Affiliations and Committees
Past and Present

  • American Judges' Association
  • District and Municipal Court Judges' Association
  • Instructor, WSBA Trial Advocacy Program
  • WSBA Judicial Selection Committee
  • Washington Lawyer Practice Manual Committee
  • Vice President, Northwest Indian Bar Association
  • Washington Association of Municipal Attorneys
  • Student Mentor, Seattle University
  • Mock Trial Judge, Seattle University School of Law
  • Mock Trial Judge, University of Washington School of Law
  • Volunteer Attorney, Lake City Legal Clinic

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Court and Legal Community

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Local Court Rules
King County Bar Assn.

Jury Duty

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


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