Small Claims Court

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 Consultation Fees
$75.00 per hour consulting for meetings, discussions, casework, drafting, legal research, hearing preparation, witness interviews, negotiations/mediation.
Garnishments
$125.00 for registering LTB Order, drafting, issuing and serving (via Canada Post) Garnishment.
 Writ of Seizure and Sale of Land

$150.00 for registering LTB Order, drafting, issuing and serving (via Canada Post) Writ of Seizure and Sale of Land.

 Examination of Debtor
$125.00 for registering LTB Order, drafting, and issuing Notice of Examination of Debtor.
 Contempt

$75.00 for drafting, and issuing Notice of Contempt.

 Affidavits $40.00 to prepare, swear and file affidavits for enforcement request and affidavits of service.

Examination/Contempt/Garnishee Hearing Fees

$100.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance -1/4 day

$150.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance -1/2 day

$300.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance -full day)

 Actions

$125.00 for drafting, issuing and filing Plaintiffs Claim $100.00 extra for complex or lengthy pleadings.

$125.00 for drafting, issuing and filing Defense $100.00 extra for complex or lengthy pleadings.

$125.00 for drafting, issuing and filing Defendants Claims or Third Party Claim $100.00 extra for complex or lengthy pleadings.

 Summons to Witness

$50.00 for drafting and filing Summons to Witness process serving extra charge

 Pre-trial Settlement Conference Fees

$75.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance-1/4 day

$125.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance-1/2 day

$250.00 for each Small Claims Court appearance-full day

 Trial Hearing Fees

$100.00 for each Trial appearance -1/4 day

$150.00 for each Trial appearance -1/2 day

$300.00 for each Trial appearance -full day

Skip Tracing

$300.00 to locate a skip place of residence, bank information or place of employment. If we don’t locate you don’t pay.

Paralegal as Commissioner for Taking Affidavits

$40.00 to draft and prepare affidavit and to take affidavits and administer legal oaths, affirmations, or declarations.

NOTE: SOME COURT DOCUMENTS REQUIRE PERSONAL SERVICE PURSUANT TO THE RULES OF THE SMALL CLAIMS COURT. 

 PROCESS SERVING – PERSONAL IS $100.00 PER THREE ATTEMPTS.