An overview from filing your case to collecting your judgment.
Learn how to correctly name the person or business you are suing and why it is important.
How to find a person or business you are suing.
Find the right court at which to file your case.
A list of fees charged by the court, the Sheriff and the Secretary of State.
Find out your options for filing court documents.
How to serve court papers on a person or business
Different rules apply when you serve court papers on a corporation.
Before you can sue, you must first file a claim with a government or public agency.
Get witnesses and documents to court.
How to sue for payment of a bad check in Small Claims Court.
After your case is filed, you should begin preparing for court. How to present your case in court.
Get a case summary from the court online.
Use our mediation services to resolve your dispute without going to court.