Addresses and information on Arizona small claims courts and filings.
A person can file a claim in small claims court if he/she has a dispute involving a certain amount of money with another person, company or government agency.
The amount that could be recovered is limited, and it varies from state to state (usually from $1,500 to 10,000 Dollars.)
Most common claims in small claims courts involve:
Things to bring to court:
Original copies of all papers you need to help prove the case (contracts, letters, rental agreements, canceled checks, deeds, repair bills, IOUs, diagrams, written damage estimates, photographs or even drawings.)
2 photocopies of every original document. (one for the defendant, one for the court)
The piece of clothing or the appliance damaged by the defendant, if that's the case.
Any witness that could help the case. Some judges allow notarized statements by witness that cannot appear in court.
Small Claims Courts Requirements:
Hearing dates are usually set on some evenings or on Saturday (once a month.)
Hearing is scheduled within 40 days in most cases (up to 70 days if one litigant does not live in the same county).
Clerk of The Courts 615 N 48th St Phoenix, AZ 85008-6608 Phone:(602) 506`6307
Maricopa County Government Judges-Commissioners Superior Court Phoenix, AZ 85001 Phone:(602) 372`0969
Phoenix City Government Court Municipal 300 W Washington St Phoenix, AZ 85003-2103 Phone:(602) 261`8246
United States District Court 401 W Washington St Phoenix, AZ 85003-2117 Phone:(602) 322-7250 Phone:(602) 322`7278
United States Government District Court Judges 401 W Washington St Phoenix, AZ 85003-2117 Phone:(602) 322`7220
United States Government US District Court 222 N Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85004-2203 Phone:(602) 382`2700
Untd States Govt Courts; Dist Court; Evo A Deconcini 405 W Congress St Ste 1500 Tucson, AZ 85701-5010 Phone:(520) 879`7500
Pima County Government Clerk of Superior Court-Patricia A Noland Tucson, AZ 85701 Phone:(520) 740`3210
Pinal County Government 801 N Main St Eloy, AZ 85131-2060 Phone:(520) 866`7983
Municipal Courts 140 E 5th St Tempe, AZ 85281-3700 Phone:(480) 350`8271