Please click on the state links below to access information on Rules of Civil Procedure in your particular state.
State Rules of Civil Procedure consist of the rules by which state courts conduct civil trials. Civil trials concern the judicial resolution of claims by one individual or class against another. An understanding of the civil procedure laws ensures that process service is properly effectuated. Therefore, it is crucial for lawyers, paralegals, process servers, and pro se litigants to be properly informed of the rules and regulations that pertain to service of process. Since each state has its own applicable laws, be sure to review all the states where you need papers served or where you are serving papers.
Disclaimer: Laws and regulations change often, therefore please visit your state specific website to stay abreast of updates and amendments.