Family Law Coordinator

The Family Law Coordinator is responsible for the management of all related family law calendars and events scheduled with various Court Commissioners. If you are a pro se litigant seeking procedural information, please contact the Family Court Facilitator.
  View the Court Commissioners Daily Calendar Rotation Schedule (PDF)

COVID-19 Participant Instructions for ZOOM - Family Law

Commissioner Chamber Locations

Commissioner Chambers
Swennumson Juvenile
Chavez 306
Ressa 200
Rugel 200
Stewart 200
Pelc Court Administrator's Office
High-Edward 304

Family Law / Paternity Department

The Family Law/Paternity Department has Procedural Guidelines available that outline information regarding. (*Please note - the PDF is currently being updated. Please check back later. In the meantime, you may refer to LR94.04 or current COVID policies*):
  • Family Law Docket Call
  • Paternity Dockets
  • Presentment Hearings
  • Petition for Visitation - RCW 26.11

Registry Listing of Title 26 Guardians Ad Litem (GAL)

View Spokane County's Statement of Policies and Procedures (PDF) regarding Guardians Ad Litem (RCW Title 26). The following list cannot be used for the rotation. You must contact the Family Law Center for the next 3 names in rotation.

Children's Waiting Room

The Children's Waiting Room is a free drop-in childcare program available to residents of Spokane County attending to business on the Spokane County Courthouse campus.