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FAQ - Answering a Claim

Arizona Civil Legal Needs Community Survey

Civil legal organizations in Arizona are seeking your input to increase their ability to meet the civil legal needs of Arizona's lower income residents. Please complete this survey to assist in improving civil legal services in Arizona.

Encuesta de Necesidades Legales Civiles de Arizona

Las organizaciones legales civiles en Arizona buscan su opinión para aumentar su capacidad de satisfacer las necesidades legales civiles de los residentes de bajos ingresos de Arizona. Por favor complete esta encuesta para ayudar a mejorar los servicios legales civiles en Arizona.

I received a small claims summons and complaint in the mail. What do I do now?

Follow the instructions on the notice to defendant that you received. You will need to file an answer to the complaint within 20 calendar days (30 calendar days if out of state). If you have questions about any of the information you may want to contact an attorney for advice.

•   Rule 112(d) of Justice Court Rules of Civil Procedure