SUMMONS AND NOTICE BY PUBLICATION OF PETITION AND HEARING RE TERMINATION OF PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP
SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF PIERCE
In re the Interest of:
EMMIE MAE JORDAN HIQUIANA,
A Person Under The Age of Eighteen
TO: All Interested Parties
The Petitioner has filed with the Clerk of the above-named Court a Petition praying that the parent-child relationship between the alleged natural parent and above-named child be terminated.
YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear on the 25th day of February, 2022, at 9:30 a.m. at the Pierce County Juvenile Court, Remann Hall, 5501 6th Ave. S., Tacoma, Washington, and defend the above-entitled action, and answer the Petition of the Petitioners, VICENTE CABACUNGAN HIQUIANA and EDNA CABACUNGAN HIQUIANA, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for Petitioners at the office below stated. If you fail to do so, judgment may be rendered against you according to the request of the Petition, which has been filed with the Clerk of said court.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that there has been or will be filed, in this court, a Petition requesting that the parent-child relationship between the parent of the above-named child and the above-named child be terminated. The object of the action is to seek an Order terminating the parent-child relationship.
The child, EMMIE MAE JORDAN HIQUIANA, was born on the 4th day of October, 2010, in Silverdale, Kitsap County, Washington. The child’s natural mother is EMILY MULAN HIQUIANA, deceased, and the child’s natural father is UNKNOWN.
YOUR FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THE HEARING MAY RESULT IN A DEFAULT ORDER PERMANENTLY TERMINATING ALL OF YOUR RIGHTS TO THE ABOVE-NAMED CHILD.
Any non-consenting parent has a right to be represented by an attorney, and an attorney will be appointed for an indigent parent who so requests.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that your failure to file a claim of paternity within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Notice or to respond to the Petition to terminate the parent-child relationship within thirty (30) days of the first publication is grounds to terminate your parent-child relationship with respect to the child, and such relief will be requested at the Court hearing stated above.
One method of filing your response and serving a copy on the Petitioners’ attorney is to send it by certified mail, with return receipt requested.
DATED this 14th day of January, 2022.
HARBOR FAMILY LAW GROUP
Bryon S. Guymon, WSBA #45999
Attorneys for Petitioners
FILE RESPONSE WITH:
Clerk of Court
Pierce County Superior Court
930 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma, WA 98402
SERVE A COPY OF YOUR RESPONSE ON:
Bryon S. Guymon
Harbor Family Law Group
Attorneys at Law
2615 Jahn Ave NW, Suite E-7
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
January 20, 27, February 3, 2022