General Information

This page contains the standing orders of Twelfth Judicial Circuit Judges regarding matters such as pre-trial memoranda, courtesy copies, Zoom/remote court rules and any other rule published by a particular Judge.  To the left is a list of Judges that have specific documents to view.  The chart below summarizes certain rules, but please refer to each Judge’s standing orders should they exist.  Any Judge not listed does not have published rules and you must direct your inquiries to them directly.  Thank you.


Judge Rules General Info Table
Judge Pre-Trial Rules Courtesy Copy Rules Filing of Orders Allow Direct E-Mail
Civil Division        
Allen Hard copies only, 7-10 days prior Hard copies only, 7-10 days prior Same Day No
Pavich Not required, send by email (not fax) if sending 3 days prior Same Day Yes for attorneys - all parties CC'd
Gomora N/A N/A In person only No
Petrungaro 48 hours before pretrial, by email 48 hours before hearing, by mail or e-mail Same Day Yes for attorneys, emergency only
Rossi Hard copy, 7 days before trial Only if pre-trial memo is required (same rules) Same Day No
Rickmon N/A Does not want courtesy copies Same Day No
Anderson 2 pages, due 7 days prior 7 days prior Same day No
Osterberger N/A Does not require mailed courtesy copies, courtesy copies can be sent via e-mail. Same Day N/A
O'Leary N/A Paper copy 7 days prior for substantive issues only Same Day (by 3 p.m.) No
Jarz E-Mail ONLY - Simplified (no attachments) E-Mail ONLY No more than 2 Days Later Yes - all parties CC'd
Powers Bring day of pre-trial N/A N/A N/A
Family Division
Nash Hard Copy,   24-48 hours in advance (full memo not required, can be brief) Same as Pre-Trial Rules - Substantive Motions/Hearings Only No more than 2 Days Later Only if Directed by Judge
Lund N/A Only if specifically requested Same Day Yes - all parties CC'd
Kennison See Standing Order posted above. 7 days prior by mail or personal drop-off, for emergency substantive motions Per Administrative Order Yes - attorneys only.  All parties CC'd and no attachments allowed
Garcia Via E-mail, Tuesday prior to Pre-Trial Does not accept No more than 2 Days Later Yes, but ALL parties must be CC'd
Ewanic Via E-mail, Monday prior to Pre-Trial Does not accept No more than 2 Days Later Yes, but ALL parties must be CC'd
Hoskins Dow Instructions given when setting N/A No more than 2 Days Later ONLY Attorneys
Archambeault Hard Copy, 7 days prior   Same Day (by 3 p.m.)* Yes - all parties CC'd and no attachments allowed
OTHER INFORMATION: Prove-up documents due 12 p.m. day prior, copies of trial exhibits in binders   *exception w/Court approval