No. 19-3-03550-1-Summons

No. 19-3-03550-1


Notice about a Marriage

or Domestic Partnership


Superior Court of Washington,

County of Pierce


Notice about a Marriage or

Domestic Partnership

IIn re the marriage / domestic partnership of:



And Respondent:


To the Respondent:

1. The petitioner has started an action asking the court:

[x] To end your marriage.

Additional requests, if any, are stated in the petition, a copy of which is attached to this summons.

2. You must respond to this summons and petition by serving a copy of your written response on the person signing this summons and by filing the original with the clerk of the court.

If you do not serve your written response within 20 days (or 60 days if you are served outside of the state of Washington) after the date this summons was served on you, exclusive of the day of service, the court may enter an order of default against you, and the court may, without further notice to you, enter a decree and approve or provide for the relief requested in the petition.

In the case of a dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, the court will not enter the final decree until at least 90 days after filing and service. If you serve a notice of appearance on the undersigned person, you are entitled to notice before an order of default or a decree may be entered.

3. Your written response to the summons and petition must be on one of these forms:

* Response to Petition about a Marriage (FL Divorce 211) if you are married, or

* Response to Petition about a Registered Domestic Partnership (FL Divorce 212) if you are a domestic partner.

4. You can get the Response and other forms at:

* The Washington State Courts’ website:

* The Administrative Office of the Courts – call: (360) 705-5328

* Washington LawHelp:, or

* The Superior Court Clerk’s office or county law library (for a fee).

5. If this action has not been filed with the court, you may demand that the petitioner file this action with the court. If you do so, the demand must be in writing and must be served upon the person signing this summons. Within 14 days after you serve the demand, the petitioner must file this action with the court, or the service on you of this summons and petition will be void

6. If you wish to seek the advice of an attorney in this matter, you should do so promptly so that your written response, if any, may be served on time.

7. One method of serving a copy of your response on the petitioner is to send it by certified mail with return receipt requested.

*This Summons is being published on March 05th; 12th; 19th; 26th; April 02nd; and 09th.

This summons is issued pursuant to RCW 4.28.180 and Superior Court Civil Rule 4.1 of the state of Washington.

Dated: 03/03/2020

/s/ Grant Manclark

Signature of Petitioner or

Lawyer/WSBA No.

Grant Manclark

Print or Type Name

File original of your response with

the clerk of the court at:



TACOMA, WA 98402

Serve a copy of your response on:

Petitioner’s Lawyer

Grant Manclark

1207 S Jackson ST Ste. 201

Seattle, WA 98144


March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9, 2020