This article is for both legal professionals and people without lawyers. To watch a video about how to start a new case, click here.
Before starting the eFiling process, you will need to have the documents that you want to send to the court saved as PDF file on your computer/laptop. For more information, click here.
Use these instructions if you:
- do NOT have a case number,
- have NOT been served with any documents in your case by other parties, and
- are filing a document into a brand new case for the first time.
Click on the orange Actions button at the top right corner, and select Start a New Case; or from your Filer Dashboard, under the New Filing section, click the blue Start a New Case button.
This will bring you to the Start a New Case page. To continue through the Start a New Case filing process, click here to learn about the next required section, Case Information.
NOTE: At the end of each article will be a link to the next required section in the Start a New Case filing process.
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