Saturday, June 15, 2024


The Court will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th in observance of Juneteenth

Emergency orders are issued by the Court on an ex parte basis according to very strict rules. Please review the following before attempting to request emergency or ex parte orders from the Family Court:

If the requirements have been met, these form packets can be used to file for emergency orders:

Ex Parte Emergency Family Law Temporary Orders (Step 1) Packet

Ex Parte Emergency Family Law Temporary Orders (Step 2) Packet

Documents to be Served to Other Party (Request for Order)

Check the Status of Your Emergency or Ex Parte Request

If you have been noticed for an ex parte/emergency hearing, this handout can help you understand and prepare for the process:

Responding to an Ex Parte