What can a court in Seattle do? He lives in Brazil and is a Brazil citizen (he is also a US citizen). He has no assets located in the United States.
Finally, if you secure an alimony order but your spouse refuses to make the required payments, take immediate legal action to enforce the order through a "contempt" proceeding or an "earnings assignment order." Orders to pay monthly alimony have the same force as any other court order and, if handled properly, can be enforced with the very real possibility of obtaining regular payments. If necessary, a court may jail a reluctant payer to show that it means business.
If you have a judgment issued by a Washington State court, you can probably get it enforced in Brazil. https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=d26062a8-a701-4d2e-a1c5-8aa97de3edf5
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If he has no assets in the US, then you need to go after his assets in Brazil. If you do, in fact, have a valid order for maintenance issued in King County, you need to hire an attorney in Brazil who can domesticate the judgment and then enforce it.
If he owes you a lot of back maintenance, then you should file a motion for accounting / contempt / enforce here to establish a sum certain, then get the domesticated in Brazil.
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