Addresses and information on Nevada 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).
Churchill County Offices District Court Fallon, NV 89406 Phone:(775) 426`0028
City of Henderson Municipal Court 243 S Water St Henderson, NV 89015 Phone:(702) 267`3350
Washoe County District Court Miscellaneous Reno, NV 89501 Phone:(775) 328`3468
City of Mesquite Court 500 Hillside Dr Mesquite, NV 89024 Phone:(702) 346`5298
Clark County District Court Las Vegas, NV 89102 Phone:(702) 671`4528
Elko County 4th Judicial District Court Elko, NV 89801 Phone:(775) 777`7755
Municipal Court 243 S Water St Henderson, NV 89015-7226 Phone:(702) 267`3352
United States Government Ninth Circuit Court Of Appeals Las Vegas, NV 89044 Phone:(702) 464`5585
City of Las Vegas Municipal Court 2000 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV 89104-2507 Phone:(702) 384`3253