Clerk of the Superior Court

The Clerk’s Office lobby is currently closed to the public by order of the Governor. 

**Self Represented Parties**

LINX account info:

To request a LINX account please fill out this form (no case number required) and email to Copy of photo ID (Driver’s License, State issued ID, Passport, etc.) required. Scan and attach to email or take a picture with your smartphone and attach to email. 

Case filing info:

For documents and instructions on various case types please visit, the Law Library’s website, or for more information. 

If you are filing a Joel’s Law petition at Western State Hospital please ring the bell at the Clerk’s office and give your paperwork to security. If you have questions please call 253-798-7717

Superior Court hearing info:

EMERGENCY ORDERS due to Covid-19 public health emergency in Pierce County.


The Clerk of the Superior Court's duties are mostly administrative in nature, being quasi-judicial in some cases. The clerk is responsible for maintaining the records of all cases filed in the Superior Court.

The clerk has several quasi-judicial duties, which include issuance of various writs, orders, subpoenas and warrants in support of the court's decisions, as well as administration of the Mandatory Arbitration System.

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