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Family Law

Forms specific to Dissolution of Marriage, Paternity and Child Support Matters.

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Order Appointing Guardian ad Litem for a Child
 762 Downloads
 497.25 KB
 06-07-2019

This is the order appointing a GAL in a Family Law Case - except Paternity matters - PDF

Order Appointing Guardian ad Litem for a Child
 435 Downloads
 110.5 KB
 06-07-2019

This is the order appointing a GAL in a Family Law Case - except Paternity matters - Word

GAL Release of Information - All Cases - - PDF Format
 819 Downloads
 597.52 KB
 07-03-2018

If applying to become a GAL, you need to include this document completed with your application. Updated 7-2-2018. To be used for all Guardians ad litem. PDF Format

Code of Conduct - Title 26 - Guardian ad Litems
 793 Downloads
 93.73 KB
 06-29-2018

Cowlitz County Superior Court adopted Code of Conduct for Court Appointed Guardian ad Litems in Family Law Cases. 2018 version

3rd Party Custody Checklist
 937 Downloads
 196.18 KB
 01-30-2018

Checkllist to assist unrepresented parties manage their third party custody matters.

LCR 88(d) Enforcement Memo
 2722 Downloads
 194.22 KB
 04-23-2015

Cowlitz County Local Civil Rule 88(d) has not been regularly enforced in the past. Starting May 1, 2015, it will. Memo on policy from Judge Evans.

 

The process and general rules for modification of a Domestic Violence Protection Order.

If you are looking to be added to the list of Guardian ad Litems available for appointment in Family Law Cases in Cowlitz County Superior Court, Please fill this out. 2018 version

GAL Release of Information - All Cases - Word format
 804 Downloads
 17.92 KB
 02-25-2015

If applying to become a GAL, you need to include this document completed with your application. Updated 7-2-2018. To be used for all Guardians ad litem. Word Format

Paternity Fee Request - Private Pay - PDF
 2904 Downloads
 68.04 KB
 12-16-2013

Use this document if you are a Family Law Guardian and are requesting fee approval in a NON-County paid case. Adobe PDF Format.

Paternity Fee Request - Private Pay - Word
 746 Downloads
 48.5 KB
 12-16-2013

Use this document if you are a Family Law Guardian and are requesting fee approval in a NON-County paid case. Word Format.

Cowlitz County Paternity GAL Order - PDF
 2426 Downloads
 75.5 KB
 12-16-2013

The Order to use for appointing a Guardian ad Litem in a Paternity Case where Paternity is the ONLY issue to be address by the Guardian ad Litem. Adobe PDF format.

Cowlitz County Paternity GAL Order - Word
 1315 Downloads
 34 KB
 12-16-2013

The Order to use for appointing a Guardian ad Litem in a Paternity Case where Paternity is the ONLY issue to be address by the Guardian ad Litem. Word format.

GAL Fee Request - County Pay - PDF
 2405 Downloads
 8.49 KB
 12-16-2013

Use this document if you are a Family Law Guardian and are requesting fee approval in a County paid case. Adobe PDF Format.

GAL Fee Request - County Pay - Word
 774 Downloads
 39.5 KB
 12-16-2013

Use this document if you are a Family Law Guardian and are requesting fee approval in a County paid case. Word Format.

GAL Application - PDF
 2617 Downloads
 463.67 KB
 06-12-2013

Application to serve as a Guardian ad Litem in Cowlitz County Superior Court - in Adobe Acrobat portable document (PDF) format.

GAL Application - WORD
 1414 Downloads
 27.08 KB
 06-12-2013

Application to serve as a Guardian ad Litem in Cowlitz County Superior Court - in editable Microsoft Word format.

Dissolution Checklist
 1711 Downloads
 65.55 KB
 11-01-2013

A step by step checklist to assist self-represented individuals navigate through the process of filing a Dissolution Proceeding in Cowlitz County.

Affidavit to Finalize Dissolution Rule 92 - PDF
 1541 Downloads
 12.49 KB
 02-11-2013

Word formatted sample affidavit in proper for to comply with CCLCR 92 to finalize a dissolution without a court appearance.
 

Affidavit to Finalize Dissolution Rule 92 - WORD
 753 Downloads
 49 KB
 02-11-2013

Word formatted sample affidavit in proper for to comply with CCLCR 92 to finalize a dissolution without a court appearance.

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