Civil / Criminal
Main Courthouse
2000 Lakeridge Dr SW Bldg #2
Olympia, WA 98502
360-786-5430
Directions

 

COURT CALENDARS

Family / Juvenile
Courthouse
2801 32nd Avenue SW
Tumwater, WA 98512
360-709-3260
Directions



EX PARTE CALENDARS

FAMILY AND JUVENILE COURT: Fjc ex parte time is at 8:55 - 9:00 a.m. for noncontested matters only and at 4:00 - 4:30 p.m. for contested and noncontested matters.

Self represented parties must check in and bring their completed paperwork to the Facilitator for review at 8:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. Ex parte is heard twice daily at 8:55 a.m. (for noncontested matters only) and 4:00 p.m. (for contested or noncontested matters). It is recommended that you have copies of your documents made prior to meeting with the Facilitator.

  • An ex parte Judicial Officer is available at Family and Juvenile Court from 8:30-8:45 and 4:00-4:30 Monday through Friday.  
  • Self-Represented parties please arrive at 8:00 for the 8:30 calendar or before 2:30 for the 4:00 calendar. Your orders must must be reviewed by the Family Court Facilitator before the calendar. 

MAIN CAMPUS:

An ex parte Judicial Officer is available at the Main Courthouse from 1:00-1:30 Monday through Friday.

VIEW CANCELED or FULL FAMILY COURT CALENDARS BEFORE SCHEDULING YOUR HEARING


CONFIRMATIONS for the Civil calendars and certain Family Law calendars may be made by clicking on the Hearing Confirmations Links to the left above.  The courtroom where court hearings are to be heard is posted by Court Administration daily inside the front door on a white board at the Courthouse location and on a television monitor at the Family and Juvenile Court location.

All Calendars are Subject to Change - without Notice

WARNING:

  • If your Notice of Issue is filed late, contains a wrong date, wrong case number, scheduled for the wrong calendar, calendar is full, or is set for a canceled calendar, the hearing will not be scheduled and you will not be notified. 
  • It is your responsibility to ensure the accuracy of the information.  
  • Check the status of your hearing at the following websites to ensure your hearing is set before you travel to the courthouse: 

http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm
or
click on the appropriate calendar on the top left column of this page....



CIVIL COURT CALENDARS

View the Schedule of Canceled " Judge's Civil Calendars" (Takes you to the Superior Court CIVIL Calendar Web page)

You may access any or all of the Thurston County Superior Court civil motion calendars by clicking on the link to the left.  It is expected that civil calendars will be updated on Wednesdays when the court's official calendars are prepared.   These calendars do not reflect confirmations, strikes or continuances, and may not include late filings approved by the court. 

(Click on a Judge or Calendar name for Calendar information)


Calendar Day/Time Court Location Calendars
Fridays at 9:00 a.m.
Main Courthouse

....Assigned Judges' Civil Motion Calendars

* Erik Price
* Christine Schaller
* Gary Tabor
* Carol Murphy
* Mary Sue Wilson

Fridays at 9:00 a.m. :00 a.m.

Main Courthouse

Civil Miscellaneous

Fridays at 10:00 a.m.
Main Courthouse
Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m.
Main Courthouse
RALJ Appeals
Fridays at 9:00 a.m.
Main Courthouse

Click here for Confirmation of Civil Calendars

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CRIMINAL COURT CALENDARS

It is expected that Monday through Thursday criminal calendars will be updated on Fridays and the Friday criminal calendars on Tuesdays. These calendars do not include matters added on after the official calendars have been posted. These posted calendars are provided as a courtesy with every intention of being up to date. Please contact Superior Court Administration with any questions concerning calendar information at 786-5560.

Thurston County Superior Court criminal calendars are available by clicking on the "Name of Calendar".

Calendar Day Time Name of Calendar
Mondays

9:00 a.m.


* 3.5/3.6 Suppression
* Trial Calendar Calls

10:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
Tuesdays 8:45 a.m.
9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
Thursdays 9:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
Fridays 9:00 a.m.
1:30 p.m.


* Change of Plea/Sentencing
* Drug Court

 

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FAMILY COURT CALENDARS

View the Canceled or Full Judge's Family Court, Probate/Guardianship and Revision/ Presentation Calendars

View the Canceled or Full Calendars: here

FAMILY LAW CALENDARS, frequently are canceled or full

BEFORE SCHEDULING YOUR HEARING:  View the Court calendars below to determine whether the calendar was canceled or is full on the date you intend to schedule your hearing.  Do NOT file a Notice of Issue for a full or canceled calendar. 

 

WARNING:  If your Notice of Issue is filed late, contains a wrong date, or is set for a canceled or full calendar, the hearing will not be scheduled and you will not be notified.  It is your responsibility to ensure the accuracy of the information.  Check the status of your case at the following web site:  http://dw.courts.wa.gov/index.cfm or on the appropriate calendar link at the top left of this page.

  • File your Notice of Issue before the calendar becomes full or by noon 5 business days before the hearing, whichever comes first.
  • CONFIRMATIONS:  For calendars needing confirmation, use the link on the left to confirm your hearing prior to the confirmation deadline. 
  • VIEW THE ONLINE COURT CALENDARS BEFORE THE COURT HEARING.   A couple days before the hearing view the on line calendars to be sure your case will be heard.  If it is not on the calendar, you will need to notify the other party and file a new Notice of Issue. 

      • TUESDAY AND THURSDAY Family law Calendars frequently become full. It is your responsibility to check the online version calendars to see if your hearing was confirmed, or if your hearing was continued to another date due to a full calendar. If continued, it is your responsibility to advise the opposing party.

    You will not be contacted by the Clerk's Office as to the status of your hearing.


 

Click here for Confirmation of Family/Juvenile Calendars

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