SCLCRLJ 54 JUDGMENTS AND COSTS (c) Demand for Judgment. (1) Ex Parte Judgments and Orders. Counsel, legal interns and legal assistants presenting a judgment or seeking entry of an order shall be responsible to see that all papers pertaining thereto are filed and that the court file is provided to the judge. Counsel may present routine ex parte or stipulated matters based on the record in the file by mail addressed to the Court. Self-addressed, stamped envelopes shall be provided for return of any conformed materials and/or rejected orders. Only one conformed copy will be returned to the presenting counsel. (d) Attorney Fees (1) Statutory attorney fees may be granted when reasonable attorney fees are not authorized. Statutory attorney fees will be as specified in RCW 12.20.060: if plaintiff obtains judgment, exclusive of costs, of at least $200.00, attorney fees of $200.00 shall be included; if plaintiff obtains judgment, exclusive of costs, of less than $200.00, then attorney fees of $125.00 shall be included. (2) If reasonable attorney fees are requested based on a contract provision, the contract provision must be conspicuously highlighted to be readily ascertainable. (3) Reasonable attorney fees when allowed by statute or contract will be authorized pursuant to the following attorney fee schedule in all default cases unless the parties present evidence of circumstances which convince the court that a greater or lesser amount should be awarded. The Court shall have the authority to vary from the following schedule on its own motion. Amount of principal and interest Attorney fee $0---$500.00 $250.00 $500---$1000.00 $300.00 $1000.01 --- $1500.00 $350.00 $1500.01 --- $2000.00 $400.00 $2000.01 --- $2500.00 $450.00 $2500.01 --- $3000.00 $500.00 $3000.01 --- $4000.00 $550.00 $4000.01 --- $5000.00 $600.00 $5000.01 --- $6000.00 $650.00 $6000.01 --- $7500.00 $700.00 $7500.01 --- $10,000.00 $850.00 Over $10,000.00 10% (4) Specific citation of authority must accompany requests for reasonable attorney fees on any basis other than contract provision.
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