Notebook Organization: Any time you have a legal matter, you can quickly become overwhelmed by paperwork. Use these notes to help you get organized and be prepared for appointments, consultations, and court hearings.

Sworn Statement: The court only considers written testimony, but sometimes our friends or family may have witnessed vital information. This form should be completed, signed, and attached to any declarations that other people may want to submit in your case.

For the Kid’s Sake Seminar: A mandatory seminar for parents going through legal actions which involve children, this seminar offers wonderful information on moving forward in parental relations and keeping your children protected from legal conflicts.

Asset / Debt Distribution Chart (worksheet) ASSET-DEBT SPREADSHEET-1

Financial Declaration

Family Law Handbook


Snohomish County Center for Battered Women: With access to resources, support groups, and toll free hotlines.

Basic Health of Washington: Reduced premium health insurance for income eligible families.

Supervised Visitation Network: For more information about the field of supervised visitation and resources for finding a provider in your area.

VOA: Dispute Resolution Center: Neutral third-party mediation to assist in the amicable discussions of a variety of issues.

Seattle Investigators: Nationwide backgrounds and locates from nationally recognized expert private investigator, Jim Cronin.

Crystal Clear Accounting (425)513-2717: Specializing in bookkeeping and tax preparation for individuals and small businesses for over 30 years.

Neutral Space Northwest: Mediation and conflict solutions

Cocoon House: Snohomish Countys only resource exclusively serving homeless and at-risk youth ages 13-17.

Northwest Justice Project



Child Development and Parenting Information

Washington State Bar Association    /

Divorce and Children: Information site for before, during, and after divorce


Rob Trickler, Attorney  Tel:  (425) 303-8000

C. Michael Kvistad   Tel: (425) 252-5161


Resolve Legal

Ken Schneider, Attorney (425) 374-1691


Stanley Wilson, Ph.D.  (425) 385-8337

Brian Gere, M.A.  (425-869-6406): 7810 Brown Street, Redmond, WA 98052


Pacific Northwest Adult and Teen Challenge Center



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