Addresses and information on Indiana 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).
Center Township Small Claims Court City City County Bldg Rm G-5 Mooresville, IN 46158 Phone:(317) 327`5057
City of Indianapolis Small Claims Courts Indianapolis, IN 46201 Phone:(317) 327`5060
Lawrence Township Small Claims Court 4455 Mccoy St Ste 3 Indianapolis, IN 46226-7114 Phone:(317) 545`2369
Small Claims Court 5302 N Keystone Ave Ste E Indianapolis, IN 46220-3668 Phone:(317) 202`9550
Huntington County Ofcs Small Claims Div Huntington, IN 46750 Phone:(260) 358`4850
Small Claims Division State 17 Rd N Logansport, IN 46947 Phone:(574) 753`8305
Small Claims Court 4455 Mccoy St Ste 3 Indianapolis, IN 46226-2984 Phone:(317) 545`2369
Pike Township Small Claims Court 5665 Lafayette Rd Indianapolis, IN 46254-6161 Phone:(317) 293`1842
Vanderburgh County Offices Circuit Court Evansville, IN 47701 Phone:(812) 435`5192
Saint Joseph County Court Clerk Courthouse Basement Juvenile Justice Ctr South Bend, IN 46601 Phone:(574) 235`5371
City of Gary City Court Judges Offices 1301 Broadway Gary, IN 46407 Phone:(219) 881`1357