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U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Western District of Washington
Western District of Washington

 
Hon. Paul B. Snyder, Chief Judge Mark L. Hatcher, Clerk of Court
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700 Stewart St., #6301
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 370-5200
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Tacoma Courthouse
1717 Pacific Ave., Ste 2100
Tacoma, WA 98402
(253) 882-3900
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Where do I file?
[last updated: 02/03/2010]

Where a debtor files depends on where the debtor resides or has its principal place of business or principal assets. The counties and filing locations for the Western District of Washington are:

Cases filed in Seattle: Clallam, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish and Whatcom counties

Cases filed in Tacoma: Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, Skamania, Thurston and Wahkiakum counties

While the information presented is accurate as possible, it should not be cited or relied upon as legal authority. It is highly recommended that legal advice be obtained from a bankruptcy attorney or legal association. For filing requirements, please refer to the United States Bankruptcy Code (title 11, United States Code), the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (Bankruptcy Rules), and the Local Rules for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington.

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