Stanislaus County Small Claims Legal Advisor


800 11th Street
Room 220
Modesto, CA 95354
United States

(209) 530 - 3178
Areas Served
Stanislaus County
Who We Are
The Advisor can answer your questions about Small Claims and:
1. Explain the small claims rules and procedures
2. Explain how to complete small claims forms
3. Explain how to prepare for court
4. Explain how to collect your money if you have won
5. Explain what you can do if you cannot afford to pay
6. Refer you to an attorney or other agencies who may be able to help you.
Community Groups
Medicaid Eligible
Mentally Ill
Over 60
Person living with HIV/AIDS
Person with Disabilities
Related to person living with HIV/AIDS
Survivor of Domestic Violence
U.S. Citizen or Documented Immigrant
Under 18
Legal Issues
Description of Service Types
Before contacting the Advisor, you should download or pick up your claim forms from the Small Claims counter at 801 10th Street, City Towers Courthouse, 4th Floor in Modesto, CA and complete. NOTE: effective October 1, 2012, Small Claims Window hours will be 8:00 a.m. - noon. Clerk's office staff will also give you an "Information Sheet" explaining each step you need to take to use the Small Claims Court.
Organization Type
Court Programs
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