Small Claims Courts Of Washington State
Posted Aug 26, 2019
By Washington State Business Law and Litigation Lawyer Babak Shamsi
Each district court in Washington State has a small claims division that provides an avenue for parties to resolve small monetary disputes. This division is generally referred to as small claims court. Small claims court utilizes a very streamlined process so that parties can resolve small disputes without having to spend extensive time and money in pursuit of judicial relief.
Effective July 28, 2019, the jurisdictional limit for small claims court has increased from $5,000 to $10,000 in all cases brought by “natural persons”, otherwise better known as human beings, while all other parties (i.e....Read More