The information on this page pertains to appeals from the following courts of limiited jurisdiction: Benton County District Court; Franklin County District Court; and Pasco Municipal Court.
CASE SCHEDULING ORDERS. All appeals from courts of limited jurisdiction are subject to case scheduling orders. All parties must comply with the case scheduling orders. Attendance by parites is mandatory at status conferences and at oral argument.
RECORD OF LOWER COURT. The appellant is responsible for obtaining a copy of the record of the lower court.
TRANSCRIPT OF PROCEEDING. The appellant is also responsible for preparing a transcripot of the proceedings in the lower court.
Court's Response to Coronavirus Pandemic
Click HERE for the latest information concerning the Court's response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Civil Presiding Judge
Benton Franklin Counties Superior Court no longer appoints a Civil Presiding Judge. Please refer to the Daily Schedule for the judge assigned to the individual Civil Dockets.
Click HERE for a description of the Ex Parte process.
Click HERE for information and attestation form.
Superior Court Administration Benton County Justice Center
7122 W Okanogan Pl
Kennewick, WA 99336
Anyone with suggestions for amendments to our Local Rules may submmit them to Tiffany Deaton at the above address or via email by clicking HERE.
The Courts will be closed for Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, 2020.
Please refer to the Court Holiday Schedule to see changes to regular calendar.
Due to the rapidly changing nature of the Court’s information on the internet pages, the Benton and Franklin Counties Superior Courts cannot insure 100% accuracy. The data and links are provided for informational purposes only and may not have been updated on the date you view it. The Courts assume no liability for any legal consequences arising out of any information on these pages.