Kittitas County Superior Court
Welcome to the Kittitas County Superior Court. In Washington State the Superior
Court is the court of general jurisdiction, meaning that the court adjudicates almost
all types of controversies including adult felony crimes, civil disputes, dissolutions
and family law matters, juvenile offenders, matters involving children, real property
disputes, and domestic violence issues.
In Kittitas County the superior court is located on the second floor of the courthouse
at 205 W 5th, Ellensburg WA 98296. Kittitas County is served by two Superior Court
Judges: the Honorable Frances P. Chmelewski and the Honorable Scott R. Sparks.
Kittitas County has experienced unprecedented population growth over the past several
years and this trend is expected to continue. This increase in population has brought
an increase in the superior court caseload which continues to present significant
challenges to Kittitas County. The Kittitas County Superior Court will continue
to work cooperatively with justice system stakeholders in an effort to continue
to provide prompt, efficient and quality judicial services to the citizens of Kittitas
County and the State of Washington.