Do I Need Professional Help to Sue in Small Claims Court?
Small Claims Court does not Mean Simple Court! Cases Can be Brought for Up to $35,000 involving Complex Legal Matters and while Laypersons are Permitted to Represent Themselves, Professional Representation Likely Offers the Greatest Chance for Success.
Jorge Andres Steinmetz. B. A.. Licensed Paralegal Works Hard Putting Your Best Case Forward
As per the Ministry of the Attorney General, the busiest civil litigation court in Ontario is the Small Claims Court. With the busiest docket of matters to hear as well as a mandate to hear proceedings in an expeditious 'summary fashion', hiring the professional assistance of Jorge Andres Steinmetz. B. A.. Licensed Paralegal helps ensure that your best case is presented and heard.
What is referred to as the Small Claims Court is often perceived as an entity separate from the general court system; and accordingly, the name 'Small Claims Court' is perhaps a misnomer whereas the Small Claims Court is perhaps better thought of as the civil litigation department of the Superior Court of Justice that is assigned to hear claims for compensation of up to $35,000 per Plaintiff plus legal costs and interest. Another difference is that the cases are usually heard by Deputy Judges rather than a Justice. The Deputy Judges sit part time and are, generally, practicing lawyers with at least ten years experience. Another difference is that the Small Claims Court processes are conducted in accordance to Rules of the Small Claims Court as a set of unique procedural rules.
Although the Small Claims Court handles the smaller claims brought to litigation, with claims of up to $35,000 per Plaintiff, these lawsuits are always treated as very important by Jorge Andres Steinmetz. B. A.. Licensed Paralegal - after all, money matters are never truly 'small'; furthermore, these claims can, and often do, involve the same complex issues litigated in the unlimited court.
Jorge Andres Steinmetz. B. A.. Licensed Paralegal provides Small Claims Court services for clients located in Mississauga, Woodbridge, Kitchener, Oakville, Richmond Hill, among other places!
A Small Claims Court Lawsuit Starts by Issuing a Plaintiff's Claim Document and Then Serving the Document Upon the Other Side.Learn More
Jorge Andres Steinmetz provides legal services including litigation advocacy and courtroom representation for various matters within the Small Claims...Learn More
Similar to the rules of procedure applicable to other courts, the Small Claims Court also has a formal set of procedural rules. Additionally, the Small...Learn More