Getting Started

Representing yourself in court can be a daunting task. However, understanding how the court works and what resources are available can help make the legal process seem less overwhelming. The following resources will provide you with a general overview of the court process, and will help you to better understand the court system so that you can most effectively resolve your legal issues.

The materials provided on this website are products of the Self Help Resource Center or outside entities, and are provided as a public service. They have been reviewed by attorneys, but any questions about how to use the materials for your case are best answered by an attorney.  None of the information on this website is legal advice.

Court Basics
Preparing for Court
Lawyers and Legal Help
Researching the Law
Resolving Your Dispute Out of Court