where to file small claims for construction job

need to file small claims against home owner, we live in different counties.
Which county do we file in?

Asked on January 18, 2018 under Business Law, California

Answers:

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

You are the plaintiff. The party you are suing. A lawsuit can be filed in the county where the plaintiff resides or in the county where the defendant resides or in the county where the claim arose. For  your convenience, you should file the lawsuit in the county where you reside.


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