Small Claims Actions

 Slingshot Legal Services

Slingshot Legal Services has an extensive and successful history of debt collection and judgment recovery services; therefore, our paralegal and risk management services can expertly assist our clients through the process of filing small claims actions. Due to our ability to handle these processes almost completely remotely across all western states, our small claims process is faster, which is very attractable to our client. We can assist in almost every type of small claims action, including but not limited to: the collection of money due and judgment recovery, property damage, landlord/tenant actions, promissory notes and more.

Ways We Can Assist

  • Assistance with the preparation of small claims forms
  • The service of Summons and Complaint
  • Preparation for mediation and/or trial
  • Judgment recovery, and the filing of required documents for debtor examinations
  • Conduct, assist or prepare for debtor examinations;
  • Referrals to specialized attorneys, if the Claim exceeds jurisdictional Limits

*There are jurisdictional limitations as to the maximum amounts able to be handled in Small Claims Court. These will vary by state and does not include any other additional costs and fees that may be incurred*

  • Oregon: $10,000
  • Washington $5,000
  • Idaho $7,000
  • Montana $7,000
  • California $10,000 (person/sole proprietorship) and $5,000 for businesses