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Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court
Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 4 - Room 2 - Howard S. Wright Family & Janet W. Ketcham Meeting Room
AudienceAdults, ESOL, LEAP
LanguageEnglish
SummaryRepresenting yourself in court is a complicated process and can be overwhelming. In this workshop you will learn the basics of the civil lawsuit process. Registration is required.
DescriptionThis class will focus on court rules, court procedures, forms, scheduling, and deadlines. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information and resources including the most commonly used civil forms. Common civil lawsuit types include landlord tenant, family law, wills and probate, garnishment of wages, personal injury, and property disputes just to name a few. This class does not cover immigration proceedings or criminal proceedings such as DUI or felony & misdemeanor offenses. This workshop is taught by a civil litigation attorney with over 30 years of trial experience.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required. Online Registration is open through May 15. If you'd like to register after May 15, please call 206-477-1305.

Due to high demand of the class, please arrive and check-in by 5:50 p.m. or your seat will be given to standby patrons.
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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