Recently updated on April 11th, 2024 at 09:52 pm

Create and E-file your legal case, and serve the other party Welcome to a well-informed and friendly way to approach your legal situation online all while saving thousands in fees.

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Create Court Forms

🧑‍🤝‍🧑Public: Anyone wanting to research, or start a case

Create the official case forms prescribed by your state for your situation e.g. restraining order, and file them with the court

Serve the Other Party

📨 Anyone participating in a legal case

Serve the opposing party as part of legal requirements online compliant with your state laws.

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👩🏼‍⚖️ Court Officials

Courts can license LegalAtoms technology to simultaneously cut their backlogs and operating costs while improving quality of service offered to their constituents 

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HOW IT WORKS

This website provides a guided experience to people who are working themselves on preparing the court forms for all restraining orders, family law and civil law cases.

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1. Take Screening

Based on the description below, select the case that meets the needs of your situation. Then learn more and begin by answering a screening questionnaire to be sure you meet the basic needs.

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2. Prepare Documents

Prepare the main set of your court documents by covering one topic at a time. Each topic offers questions in simple and non-legal language. Just do your best and in case you need help you can get reach out for help just with a few clicks.

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3. Consult Advocate (Optional)

Depending on your situation, this website suggests court approved free court self help centers, victim advocacy nonprofits, or other trusted legal clinics run by law schools. These resources can help you with certain aspects of the case, review your documents, and assist with safety planning. 

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4. E-file to Court

Submit the paperwork to officially begin the legal process. You can e-file along with payment (or ask for fee waiver) or may be required print and drop the paper work to visit your local Superior Court.

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This website presents a list of questions, and then at the end generates the paperwork for DVPO.

Our Customers

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Lewis County Superior Court

Lewis County Superior Court has made LegalAtoms the official software provider for all their constituents.

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Yakima Sheriffs Office

Yakima Sheriffs Office has streamlined their civil service team by relying on LegalAtoms electronic service and proof of servicing filing

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Snohomish County Superior Court

Snohomish County Superior Court has made LegalAtoms the official software provider for all civil protection orders.

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Okanogan County Sheriffs Office

Okanogan County Sheriffs Office has streamlined their civil service team by relying on LegalAtoms electronic service and proof of servicing filing

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Okanogan County District Court

Okanogan County District Court has made LegalAtoms the official software provider for protection orders including renewals.

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Seattle University School of Law

Seattle University school of law is using LegalAtoms for experiential learning. It provides a steady stream of domestic violence victims and an online platform for assisting them with clockwork efficiency.

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Cowlitz County Superior Court

Cowlitz County Superior Court has made LegalAtoms the official software provider for all their constituents.

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Pasco Police Department

Pasco Police Department has streamlined their civil service team by relying on LegalAtoms electronic service and proof of servicing filing

LegalAtoms, the leader in electronic preparation and filing also allows law enforcement officials to reliably deliver electronically by relying on read receipts, and making it easier for respondent to digitally sign and acknowledge.

Even before COVID-19, serving clients is a time and labor intensive operation. While COVID-19 made it almost impossible, it led us to question why the universally available technology in delivering messaging and recording acknowledgements is not employed to improve serving reliability and cutting costs.

LegalAtoms provides multi-channel deliver using e-mail, text messaging, WhatsApp and social media.

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What our users says

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Ariel Anderson

After I answered the questions, I was able to print the forms out and bring them into the courthouse. When I got to the courthouse, they were able to go through and accept it all. I had no problems.