Author: pllkc

Washington Law Help is a guide to free civil legal services for low-income persons and seniors in Washington State.  This site provides legal education materials and tools that give you basic information on a number of legal problems, and in some cases, detailed instructions and forms to help you represent yourself in court.  You can also locate information on free legal aid programs in Washington State, including basic eligibility and contact information.

Washington Case Law (LexisNexis)

This link leads a web site sponsored by LexisNexis where you can search the full-text of decisions from the Washington Supreme Court and the Washington State Courts of Appeal.  The site includes published and unpublished opinions.

Unemployment Hearings

Washington State Office of Administrative Hearings created this webpage to answer Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding Unemployment Hearings, also available in Spanish (en espanol) with an attached blank copy of a Request for Interpreter form.

Tips for Helping Children Deal with Divorce

This link leads to a document prepared by the staff of the Northwest Justice Project, available in both HTML and PDF formats, that helps to answer the following questions related to children and divorce:

  • What can I do before I even have children?
  • My spouse/partner and I fight all the time. It seems like dissolution would be only a good thing for my children as well as us parents.
  • Can I do anything to help protect my children from any negative effects of my dissolution?
  • How can we keep our children out of the middle of our dissolution?
  • Should we talk about the divorce with or around the children?
  • Is there anything the dissolution process can do to help?
  • What if I need legal help?