If You Are Involved in a Small Claims Case
Many courts offer mediation in small claims cases. Mediators are volunteers and do not charge a fee for this service.
If the parties reach agreement, they incorporate the agreement in an order that the court signs and can enforce.
Small claims mediation is available in the following courts; contact your trial court administrator for more information:
If a Small Claims Case Has Not Been Filed
Community mediation centers are available in many areas and may be able to help you resolve your dispute without filing a court case. For more information, visit Community and Private Mediation Resources.
What is Mediation?