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Stipulation Oath And Order Appointing Judge Pro Tempore Form. This is a Washington form and can be use in Pierce Local County.
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AS OF NOVEMBER 1, 1998, THE PROCEDURE TO OBTAIN A PRO TEM JUDGE IN A NON JURY CIVIL MATTER SHALL BE AS FOLLOWS: 1) Counsel and litigants shall sign and present a Stipulation, Oath and Order of the appointment of a pro tem judge to the judge assigned the case or, if the case is unassigned, to the presiding judge. If approved, these documents shall be filed. 2) The Stipulation, Oath and Order Appointing Judge Pro Tem shall be in the form attached. Counsel will be responsible for all scheduling and compensation arrangements directly with the judge pro tem. Court Administration shall be consulted prior to scheduling a trial date if the parties want to use a courtroom for the duration of the trial. 3) The cost of the pro tem judge and certified clerk will be borne by the parties. 4) The cost of the court reporter, if required, will be borne by the parties. The court reporter shall file in the court file the Pro Tem Court Reporter Information Form attached hereto at the conclusion of the trial. 5) Counsel shall utilize a certified court Clerk, approved by the Superior Court Clerk’s Office for all sessions of the trial, who shall maintain the minute entries and exhibits. Counsel shall choose a name from the list of certified clerks maintained by the Superior Court Clerk’s Office. All arrangements for compensating the certified clerk shall be made directly with that individual and in accordance with the rate of pay established by the Clerk’s Office. 2001 © American LegalNet, Inc. PIERCE COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT, STATE OF WASHINGTON ) ) ) ) ) ) ) _______________________) NO. STIPULATION, OATH AND ORDER APPOINTING JUDGE PRO TEMPORE IT IS HEREBY AGREED that ___________________________, a member in good standing of the Bar Association of the State of Washington, shall try and shall determine the above-identified matter, and that his/her action in the trial and subsequent proceedings shall have the same effect as if said appointee were a Judge of said court. It is further agreed that all expenses of the Judge Pro Tempore, certified clerk, and court reporter, if required, shall be paid by the parties. It is further agreed that a certified court clerk, designated from a list approved by the Superior Court Clerk’s Office, shall maintain the minute entries and exhibits, and be in attendance for all sessions of the trial. ______________ DATE ________________________________ Attorney for Plaintiff, WSB#__________ ______________ DATE ________________________________ Plaintiff ______________ DATE ________________________________ Attorney for Defendant, WSB#________ ______________ DATE ________________________________ Defendant 2001 © American LegalNet, Inc. OATH STATE OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF PIERCE ) ) (SS: ) I, the undersigned, do solemnly swear that I will support the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Washington, and that I will faithfully discharge the duties of the office of the Judge Pro Tempore in the aboveidentified matter according to the best of my ability. __________________________________ JUDGE PRO TEM SUBSCRIBED and SWORN to before me this ______day of _________, 199___. ___________________________________ NOTARY PUBLIC in and for the State of Washington, residing at _______________. My Commission expires:_______________ ORDER I HEREBY MAKE AND APPROVE the appointment of _____________________ as Judge Pro Tempore in the above-identified matter. __________________ DATE __________________________________ JUDGE 2001 © American LegalNet, Inc. PRO TEM COURT REPORTER INFORMATION FORM Name: _______________________________________ Address: _______________________________________ City: _______________________________________ Phone: _______________________________________ CASE NAME: _______________________________________ CAUSE NO.: _______________________________________ This information is true and correct. If any of this information should be changed, I will notify the Managing Court Reporter in Pierce County. Date: __________________ _____________________________ PRO TEM COURT REPORTER Managing Court Reporter: Raelene Semago 534 County-City Building Department 5 Tacoma, WA 98402 (253) 798-7513 2001 © American LegalNet, Inc.