Addresses and information on Kentucky 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).
State of Kentucky Small Claims/Civil Owensboro, KY 42304 Phone:(270) 687`7205
State of Kentucky Circuit Court Judges 700 W Jefferson St Louisville, KY 40202-4733 Phone:(502) 595`4604
Kentucky Cmnwlth of Fmly Court; Fayette Dist Court; 150 N Limestone Lexington, KY 40507-1154 Phone:(859) 246`2253
Commonwealth Of Kentucky Clerk District Court Lexington, KY 40502 Phone:(859) 246`2244
State of Kentucky Circuit Court Administrator 1001 Center St Ste 305 Bowling Green, KY 42101-2192 Phone:(270) 746`7411
State of Kentucky Warren District Court 1001 College St Bowling Green, KY 42101-2136 Phone:(270) 746`7492
Kenton County Circuit Court Clerk Covington, KY 41011 Phone:(859) 292`6740
U S District Court 35 W 5th St Covington, KY 41011-1401 Phone:(859) 491`4070
Franklin County Circuit Court 101 Cold Harbor Dr Frankfort, KY 40601-3050 Phone:(502) 564`8380
Elliott Co CCT Court Clerk
100 Mill Creek Park Frankfort, KY 40601-9230