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The King County Law Library does not provide any legal advice to any person and is not engaged in the practice of law. The information provided on the King County Law Library website is not legal advice. The information is provided solely as a service to our website visitors.

The purpose of the Law Library website is to serve the legal and law related information needs of the county, including judges, county officials, members of the bar and other county residents. These include links to websites operated by other government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations and private businesses that provide access to legal information resources. Links that appear on the Law Library website have been selected by the Law Library staff using their best professional judgment in compliance with the Law Library’s Collection Development Policy to meet the research mission of the Law Library and do not constitute an endorsement by the Law Library. The Law Library website is not intended to be a public forum. When you link to another site, you are no longer on the Law Library website.

We make no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of any information found on this website or through a link from this site. You should carefully review any information to determine its accuracy, relevance, timeliness, and completeness.

By using this web site and its links, you acknowledge and agree that Law Library and its staff are not responsible for any errors or omissions on this website or any site linked to from this site, nor for any damages resulting or alleged to result from its use or application. If you choose to download and/or use files from the Internet, you assume full responsibility from any resulting loss or damage.

Information found on the Internet is no substitute for competent legal advice. We recommend you consult a lawyer. If you do not have a lawyer, we suggest that you contact the King County Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Line at 206-267-7010, the Washington State Bar Association’s Web site at for a listing of other referral services, or a licensed attorney in your state.