The Washington State Attorney General’s Office (AGO) authorizes service of garnishment documents on behalf of State of Washington agencies and colleges by e-mail to the following address only: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This authorization applies only to garnishments against employees of State of Washington agencies and colleges. If you are unsure if the defendant is a state employee, please refer to this listing before submitting your documents: https://ofm.wa.gov/sites/default/files/public/legacy/policy/75.20.htm.
You will receive confirmation upon receipt of your e-mail. Submissions received after 5:00 p.m. on any business day will be deemed served the following business day.
DO NOT USE THIS EMAIL ADDRESS FOR SERVICE OF GARNISHMENT DOCUMENTS RELATED TO NON-STATE OF WASHINGTON EMPLOYEES. IF YOU HAVE A GENERAL QUESTION FOR THE AGO, PLEASE SEE THIS SECTION OF OUR WEBSITE: https://www.atg.wa.gov/contactus.aspx.
This authorization takes effect December 22, 2021 and remains in place until further notice. It may be amended or updated as circumstances require.