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The Writ Department handles the following:


Issuance of:

  • All summons, subpoenas and various writs for service
  • Register Foreign Judgment and transcripts of judgments
  • Garnishments, execution, writ of assistance, order of sale, writ of replevin, restitutions, habeas corpus, writ of mandamus and other writs prepared in accordance to statutes and court rules
  • Distribute 'What About the Children?' information in cases involving custody of children
  • File Petitions for Judicial by-pass

Contact us at:
300 Hall of Justice
1701 Farnam Street, 3rd Floor
Omaha, NE 68183
(402) 444-7654 or 444-7655


for questions regarding:

  • Praecipes
  • Summons
  • Answer dates
  • Transcript of judgments
  • Child support guidelines and parenting brochures
  • Any questions for complicated writs of attachments, executions etc.



  • Procedures
  • Orders
  • Release



  • Perfecting service
  • Type of service
  • If ready for pick up


Documents required to register:

  • A foreign judgment
  • Support Order
  • Registration under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act

NOTE: If you have been served with court papers and want to make inquiries, having your docket and page number at hand will help in all areas to assist you with your questions and concerns.


Child Support Guidelines

Local Court Rules

Interest Rates


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