Beginning September 7th, 2021, Klickitat County Superior Court will again require in person court appearances unless previously authorized on a case by case basis.
Klickitat County Superior Court is open and operational. Effective 07/01/2021, masks are optional for those individuals fully vaccinated or exempt per proclamation 20.25.13. Unvaccinated or non-exempt individuals will be required to wear a mask & social distance while in the courtroom.
This is the current docket calendar for Klickitat County Superior Court; starting in November 2020 thru December 2021. Please click on the link below:
If you have decided to represent yourself (Pro Se) in the courts without the benefit and advice of an attorney, you will need help. In this section you will find useful website links, forms, and documents that will make preparing your own paperwork for court easier. Though most of this info is geared towards assisting litigants with their family law cases; it's also useful for all case types in general.
(Best place to start researching; specifically geared towards Washingtonians. This link takes you straight to their online forms; if you go through the online interview, you can do your divorce paperwork easily.)
(These folks maintain the above website and are an excellent resource for low income Washingtonians in need of legal aid.)
(Another link on the washingtonlawhelp.org website geared towards divorce paperwork.)
(Washington State Courts official site.)
(A list of forms prepared by and approved for all Washington State Courts.)
(This is also from the Washington Courts site; on the left column look for the “Family Law Handbook” link and on the right column, look for the “A Guide to Terms used in Washington State Courts” & “A Guide to Washington State Courts”. These will help a lot with procedure questions and legal lingo you may encounter in the paperwork.)
(This is the “quick” child support calculator from the state; please read the disclaimer.)
(This is the full calculator from the State.)
(This is the Washington State Bar Association website.)
(This is the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) website.)
Court Facilitator Program:
Presiding Judge: Randall Krog
Court Commissioner: Jeffery Baker
Court Administrator: Mary Jo Hanson
Klickitat County Superior Court shares it’s Judge with Skamania County. The state constitution vests authority in the legislature to direct the number of judges of the Superior court. By that authority, Klickitat and Skamania counties share one superior court judge.Thus, the Superior Court Judge for the judicial district of Klickitat/Skamania alternates weekly between the two county seats.
The Mission of the Klickitat County Superior Court is to actively manage the business of the court as to provide for fair, prompt, and efficient resolution of disputes; to provide due process and individual justice in each case.