Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court

by Ralph Warner, Attorney & Editors of Nolo
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Publisher: NOLO

Publication Date: March 10, 2018

ISBN: 9781413324914

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Win your small claims case!

You don't need a lawyer to win in small claims court. You need to know how to prepare and present your own case. Smart preparation for your day in court can make the difference between receiving a check and writing one.

Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court provides the information, tips, and strategies you need to sue someone successfully or put up a winning defense in any state.

Find out how to:

  • file and serve papers

  • mediate an out-of-court settlement

  • prepare evidence to support your case

  • decide how much to sue for

  • line up persuasive witnesses

  • present a winning case, and

  • collect money when you win.

This edition is completely updated to include the latest procedures and information for small claims courts in every state. Plus, this book includes useful, practical tips by small claims court judges and commissioners who've seen it all.

If you are a California resident, check out Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court in California.