Civil Court

Honorable Julie McKay Presiding Judge

Superior Court Presiding Judge responsibilities include:

  • Administrative Management of the Superior Court
  • Oversees Civil Case Assignments

Judge Jeremy T. Schmidt - Unlawful Detainer and Unassigned Civil Motions

Civil Motions on Non-Assigned Cases

  • Prior to setting a hearing, please contact the Judicial Assistant at 509-477-5784
  • Temporary Restraining Orders
  • Injunctions 
  • Types of Motions typically heard: Replevins; Restoration of Gun Rights; Motions on cases not assigned to an IC Judge; Civil Revisions; Motion to Assign case to IC Judge; Motion to Continue case as Active Case

Questions on the above hearings can be directed to the Civil Court Coordinator at 509-477-4402.

Service by publication: View a list of acceptable publications.

Current Trial Judge Assignments


The Civil Court Coordinator is responsible for the management of the Mandatory Arbitration Program and assignment of civil cases to IC Court Departments.

Court Calendar, Case & Room Assignments

You may view the Superior Court calendar and case assignments by date and the daily court room assignments.