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Timelines for filing and Ex Parte or Motion Calendars

You may click on Clallam County Superior Court Local Rules to obtain information on Filing and Motion deadlines.

We have daily Ex Parte Hearings at 1:00 p.m. with a 12:30 p.m. filing deadline.

Friday Civil & Criminal motion calendars rotate between Judge's George Wood, Erik Rohrer
and Christopher Melly. See Trial/Judges Scheduling for which Judge will be on the bench on a specific date & time. (Note the rotation of judges is still in the experimental stage)

Commissioner W Brent Basden Civil Motion calendar is every Friday at 8:45 a.m. for adoptions and  9:00 a.m. for family law matters.  Domestic Violence hearings are at 1:15 p.m.

Criminal hearings for new cases are heard daily at 1:00 p.m. The Clerk's office will not know which cases will be heard until 11:45 a.m. on the day of the hearing.

The Clerk's Office does not accept Fax or Email Filings.

Case Information Cover Sheets for New Filings

We require a case information sheet on case types 2-6. You may print a form to submit with your documentation:

Jury Selection

If you are selected for Superior Court Jury duty, your term will be two weeks. Prospective jurors should call our recorded jury message telephone the evening prior to their jury term at (360) 417-2450 for the latest information about cases they may be required to serve as jurors. State law mandates that jurors are selected from voter registration and driver's license and identicard holders.

Superior Court Post-Service Jury Questionnaire

Civil Proceedings

For more information, see our Frequently Asked Questions page

Clerk of Superior Court
223 East 4th Street, Suite 8
Port Angeles, WA 98362
360-417-2231 ·