TOOLS TO HELP YOU IN FAMILY COURT

  1. Understanding Different Parts of Family Court
  2. Finalizing Your Case (with or without an attorney
  3. Resources to help while in Family Court


UNDERSTANDING DIFFERENT PARTS OF FAMILY COURT CASES


  • Minor Guardianship - Answers to different questions regarding Minor Guardianships per RCW 11.130. As of January 1, 2021, Minor Guardianships replaced non-parent custody petitions, and if you want to modify or terminate an existing a NPC, you need to file it as a minor guardianship, type 4, case.
  • Adequate Cause - This an overview of the requirements for adequate cause which is necessary when a Change to Parenting Plan (Modification of Custody) is filed
  • Relocation - Read an overview of the requirements for relocation notice and how to object to a relocation.
  • Modification of Child Support - This is an overview of how to request a modification of child support.
  • Parenting Seminars - Here are details regarding the approved Impact on Children Seminar required for dissolutions, modifications of custody and establishment of residential schedules filed in Pierce County.