Welcome to the District and Municipal Court Management Association (DMCMA)

This site is dedicated to the professional court managers of the district and municipal courts of Washington State.

The purpose of this Association shall be to:

  • Increase court management proficiency and improve court services.
  • Encourage the exchange of practical knowledge and information relating to judicial administration.
  • Promote and build a quality education and training system.
  • Strive for standardization of procedures.
  • Coordinate efforts with various Associations to enact or improve laws affecting Courts.

About DMCMA

Courts of limited jurisdiction include district and municipal courts. District courts are county courts and serve defined territories, both incorporated and unincorporated, within the counties. Municipal courts are those created by cities and towns. The District and Municipal Court Management Association serves Washington states courts of limited jurisdiction.

DMCMA, established in 1970, provides an opportunity for court and justice system professionals to network, build relationships, engage in professional development activities, and otherwise contribute to fostering court excellence, access to justice, and optimal public service. We welcome your interest in DMCMA and urge you to consider joining us.

DMCMA’s mission is to promote professional court administration and management; to sponsor educational conferences, forums and education and training programs on court administration and management; and to serve as a resource for judges, Administrative Office of the Courts, and other government officials in search of ways in which to evaluate and improve court and justice systems.

DMCMA Event Calendar

Events in May 2024

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April 29, 2024(1 event)

MPA Conference @ Vancouver

April 29, 2024 May 1, 2024

April 30, 2024(1 event)

MPA Conference @ Vancouver

April 29, 2024 May 1, 2024

May 1, 2024(2 events)

MPA Conference @ Vancouver

April 29, 2024 May 1, 2024

LAW DAY

May 1, 2024

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May 19, 2024(1 event)

DMCMA Spring Conference & CLJ Academy @ Spokane

May 19, 2024 May 22, 2024

May 20, 2024(1 event)

DMCMA Spring Conference & CLJ Academy @ Spokane

May 19, 2024 May 22, 2024

May 21, 2024(1 event)

DMCMA Spring Conference & CLJ Academy @ Spokane

May 19, 2024 May 22, 2024

May 22, 2024(2 events)

DMCMA Spring Conference & CLJ Academy @ Spokane

May 19, 2024 May 22, 2024

RISE Conference @ Anaheim

May 22, 2024 May 25, 2024

May 23, 2024(1 event)

RISE Conference @ Anaheim

May 22, 2024 May 25, 2024

May 24, 2024(1 event)

RISE Conference @ Anaheim

May 22, 2024 May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024(1 event)

RISE Conference @ Anaheim

May 22, 2024 May 25, 2024

May 26, 2024
May 27, 2024(1 event)

Holiday

May 27, 2024

May 28, 2024
May 29, 2024
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May 31, 2024
June 1, 2024
June 2, 2024(1 event)

DMCJA Spring Conference @ Marysville

June 2, 2024 June 5, 2024