SMALL CLAIMS ASSISTANCE PLANS

A precious hand for a small claims case preparation

 

A lawyer can not accompany you to the Small Claims Court . However, a consultation before the hearing is precious in helping you to fully be prepared aware of your rights. For more details on this service, please read the fact sheet (Only available in french).

Plans available*  for the Montréal, Québec, Montmagny and Beauce areas:

Writing a formal notice: $250.00

Before bringing an action in Court, have you thought of writing a letter of formal notice ? The lawyer will meet with you to discuss your legal problem , ponder your options and prepare a comprehensive formal notice to maximize your chances in settling your case rapidly. He will guide you in identifying the applicable law, to target the amount you can claim as well as pinpointing evidence you have in hands to prove the merits of your claim.

 

Preparation for the conduct of a hearing : $150.00

You have a hearing set for the Small Claims Division and you need advice or information on the preparation and conduct of the hearing before the court? A lawyer can assist you in preparing your case and to familiarize yourself with the code of conduct in court.

 

Guidance meeting before the hearing: $250.00

Whether you initiated the request to the court or have an action brought against you, it is important to be informed about the points of law essential to your cause, know the means at your disposal to bring proof along with you in Court and make a detailed plan for your presentation.

The lawyer will guide you in these efforts and will, if necessary, provide you with case law to relevant your case. 

* These amounts do not include the disbursements attached to your case such as : costs of service for the Formal notice.

The lawyer that will contact you agrees to fulfill the mandates for the aforementioned amounts. However, by agreement between the partners, these amounts may, when necessary, be revised or indexed. A personalized package agreement may be written for any other request.

Step 1

Describe your case for the small claims online and submit it

Step 2

Create your account.

Step 3

A lawyer from the regional bar will contact you for the small claims!