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The Small Claims Court is a division of the District Court where individuals as well as businesses can settle disputes and disagreements. The maximum amount you may sue for is $3,000.00. Procedures are simple, informal and inexpensive. There are no juries and either party may appeal the judgment to Circuit Court. You may complete these forms online by clicking the following links:   Statement of Claim.pdf (General) or Statement of Claim (Complaint) for Specific Property.pdf (Specific Property)

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Fee Description

Claim Amount

Fee at Filing

Filing Fee (One defendant)

Up to $1,500.00

$53.00

Filing Fee (One defendant)

$1,501.00 up to $3,000.00

$127.00

Filing Fee (One defendant)

$3,000.01 up to $6,000.00 $216.00

Additional Service Fees

Claim Amount

Fee

Additional Defendant

Any Amount

$10.00 per additional defendant

Additional Plaintiffs

Any Amount

$50.00 ($500 max)

Garnishment

Any Amount

$30.00

Execution

Any Amount

$30.00

Subpoenas

Any Amount

$12.00 per subpoena