Municipal Court


COVID-19 update:

Presiding Judge Kaestner has issued several General Administrative Orders in RE: coronavirus/COVID-19 precautionary measures, which, effective immediately, takes actions concerning court operations needed to promote safety of court employees, court participants and the general public.

The court issued General Administrative Order 2021-01 on January, 27, 2021. 


  • The courthouse building will remain open during regular business hours and all hearings will remain open to the public
  • The Court’s front counter will be open to the public Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to noon, and on Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to noon and 1-4:30 p.m.


Effective May 18, 2020 any person over the age of 2 who shall enter any Everett Municipal Court courtroom or the Everett Municipal Court Probation Office MUST wear a face covering. Read the administrative order to learn more.


Effective July 1, 2019, the City of Everett will be implementing a 2.3% service fee on credit and debit card transactions. Credit and debit card processing fees represent a significant cost to the City and the implementation of this service fee will offset those costs. This fee implementation is one of the steps the City is taking to control the rising cost of doing business.

Everett Municipal Court has 2 full time elected judges.

  • Judge Laura Van Slyck
  • Judge Amy Kaestner