Is it complicated to take a case to small claims court?
Small claims court is court where the amount involved is generally no more than $15,000. Most small claims courts will not require the parties to these lawsuits to have lawyers but will allow them to represent themselves. As this is the case, the trials there are conducted more informally than when lawyers are involved. The judges or magistrates who preside over small claims court will allow unrepresented parties more leeway when presenting evidence.→ Read More