(Claims or Suits that are less than $5,000.00).
Small claims court involves court cases wherein the amount demanded or value of property or value of the claim is less than $5,000.00. This amount does not include any claim you may have for court costs, interest or attorney’s fees. These cases may involve a contract dispute, landlord/tenant issue, property damage, debt collection, etc. You may be a plaintiff or a defendant. In either case, it is sometimes difficult to find your way through the Court system by yourself. The Simmons Law Firm can assist you with your Small Claims case, whether it is full representation or simply helping you prepare or answer some questions before your big day in Court. You need to be prepared. You need to know your rights before you go to Court.