Serving: Sheriff

  • Costs: $40 (only available in some counties, costs differ depending on the county). Cost can be reimbursed if you win your case. 
  • If you qualify for a fee waiver, the sheriff waives your serving costs in most counties. 
  • Only the Sheriff located in the county where the defendant resides will be able to serve the defendant. However, not all sheriffs' offices provide this service. 👮
  • If you would like a more discrete method of serving, select process server or friend. 

People Clerk will work with the sheriff to serve your lawsuit.