Wyoming Small Claims

What is Small Claims Court?

What can you do if someone owes you money but it's not enough to justify hiring an attorney? In Wyoming, these kinds of problems are handled by a special court. If you're in this type of situation, you should know about what "small claims court" is and how it works. More

Filing a Small Claims Suit

You've decided that the only way you're going to get the money you're owed is to sue the other person in a Wyoming small claims court. Now the work begins. Filing a small claims suit involves knowing exactly who you're suing, having the right paperwork, and filing the suit in the right court. More

Small Claims Trials

You filed a lawsuit in a Wyoming small claims court because someone owes you money and won't pay it. The trial date is coming up; it's almost time to find out if you win or lose. Now's a good time to learn how the small claims trial process works and what you can do to help make sure that you win. More

Witnesses at a Small Claims Trial

You need to prepare for the trial of a case in the Wyoming small claims court, but what do you need to win? Witnesses can help support your version of the facts, or maybe explain something technical about your claim that ordinary people may not understand. So, they can have a big impact at trial. More

After Small Claims Court

It's almost time for trial in the Wyoming small claims court. You're prepared: You've rehearsed what you're going to tell the judge, and you have all of your papers and witnesses ready. Now you need to know what to expect after the small claims court has seen and heard all the evidence. More

Collecting the Judgment

The judge of the Wyoming small claims court agreed with you and decided that the defendant owes you money. That's fantastic! Now, you have to figure out how to get him to pay. Collecting on the judgment is often a long and difficult process, and so your work may not be over just quite yet. More

Alternatives to Small Claims Court

Does someone owe you money - like a landlord who won't refund your security deposit - but you don't want to file a lawsuit? Not even one in the Wyoming small claims court? There are alternatives to small claims court that may help you get your money without having to go to court. More

Related Resources on Lawyers.comsm

- Start the process with our Wyoming Small Claims Worksheet
- Next in the Small Claims series: Filing a Small Claims Suit in Wyoming
- Success In Small Claims Court
- Small Claims Court Terms
- Defending a Small Claims Court Case
- Visit our Small Claims Court Forum for more help

Related Web Links

- Wyoming Judicial Branch

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