Family Law

The Law Library staff has created a series of family law guides.  Each discusses a particular aspect of family law and is listed below:

Other Resources & Forms

  • WPF EM 01.0100     Petition for Emancipation (PTE)
  • WPF EM 01.0200     Notice of Hearing (NTHG)
  • WPF EM 01.0300     Order Appointing Guardian Ad Litem (ORAPGL)
  • WPF EM 01.0400     Decree of Emancipation (DCE)
  • WPF EM 01.0500     Order Denying Petition for Emancipation (ORDYMT)

The Family Law Facilitators Office provides assistance to family law litigants who are not represented by attorneys.  They have offices in both the Seattle and Kent courthouses.  You can find some of the facilitator’s instructions here

If You Need More Help:

Guide to Family Law Clinics & Resources in King County

Links Updated: March2022